Professor Ian Jacobs is President and Vice-Chancellor of UNSW Australia. Professor Jacobs came to Australia from the UK, where he had a distinguished career as a leading researcher in the area of womens health and cancer and in university leadership.
Scientia Professor Philip Mitchell AM is Head of the School of Psychiatry at UNSW Australia. He is a member of the NHMRC Research Committee; a Consultant Psychiatrist at the Prince of Wales Hospital, and Director of the Bipolar Disorders Clinic at the Black Dog Institute. He is previously been a Guest Professor at the Shanghai Jiaotong University, and Visiting Professor at Harbin Medical University, China. He is a Board Member of the Black Dog Institute, and Board Member of the Anika Foundation for Adolescent Depression and Suicide.
Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO is Scientia Professor of Ageing and Mental Health at UNSW Australia; Consultant Psychogeriatrician in Aged Care Psychiatry, and Head of the Memory Disorders Clinic, Prince of Wales Hospital. He is the Co-Director of the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing at UNSW.
Professor Valsamma Eapen is Chair of the Infant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the UNSW Australia and Head of the Academic Unit of Child Psychiatry, South West Sydney (AUCS). She is a Board Director for Karitane, research theme leader for the Autism Co-operative Research Centre and Stream leader for “Early Life Determinants of Health” in the Sydney Partnership for Health, Education, Research and Enterprise (SPHERE).
Scientia Professor Perminder Sachdev AM is the Scientia Professor of Neuropsychiatry at UNSW Australia; the Co-Director of the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) at UNSW; and the Clinical Director of the Neuropsychiatric Institute (NPI) at the Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney.