Professor Mike Clements, PhD
Vice President, ATMC
Professor Clements was appointed as the Chief Academic Officer for ATMC in April 2017, and subsequently in October 2018 became the Vice-President of the ATMC Education Group. His Australian Leadership team for ATMC Higher Education includes Professor Andrew O’Loughlin, Chief Academic Officer, and Ms. Lynne Clements, Director of Student Services.
As Vice-President, Professor Clements has overall responsibility for the ATMC Education Group, which includes ATMC NZ, ATMC Australia Higher Education, Baxter Institute, ATMC VET and ATMC Professional Year Program.
Professor Clements has a long, established academic career teaching and researching in Universities across Australasia, Europe, UK, and Asia. He has a National Teaching Citation and is well published in international academic journals. He has held a number of Senior Management Leadership positions in various Higher Education Institutions across Australia, including Head of School of Business, and Acting Dean at The University of the Sunshine Coast, University Professor of Industry Engaged Learning, Swinburne University, Director of the Industry Internship Programme, Faculty of Commerce at the University of Wollongong.
Prior to academia Professor Clements held Senior Management positions in the Corporate Sector engaged in the Food FMCG industry, and served in the NZ Defence force for many years. In addition to his extensive academic and corporate experience, Professor Clements has served on a number of external Industry and Academic Boards and is a member of Editorial Boards for reputable academic journals.