Tom Prebble - Council Appointment
Dr Tom Prebble has made a career-long commitment to the tertiary education sector as an academic and administrator. For the past two years he has served on the Board of ITP Quality, from 2009 as its Deputy Chair.
In 2006 and 2007 Tom was an Establishment Director for Ako Aotearoa, the National Centre for Tertiary Teaching Excellence, and serves on its Board.
In 2008 he co-authored Taking the Lead: Strategic Management for E-Learning, a joint project between Ako Aotearoa and the Ministry of Education, and has conducted workshops with senior management of tertiary institutions, including UCOL.
From 2002 to 2005 Tom was Professor of Higher Education at Massey University. He was Principal, Extramural and International, at Massey University from 1999 to 2002 and previously Director of Extramural Studies.
He holds a PhD from Alberta University, is an Emeritus Professor of Massey University and is based in Palmerston North.