Melbourne Leadership and Management Masterclass series


The Melbourne Leadership and Management Masterclass Series (LaMMS) is a program of professional development sessions that aim to build skills and capabilities in areas that are specific to the operation of universities and higher education institutions and relevant to the University of Melbourne.

Each session is 2-3 hours long in a face-to-face format on the Parkville campus. The sessions are run by the Melbourne CSHE with formal recognition through a Statement of Accomplishment offered at completion of each.

Suitable for

The LaMMS will suit University of Melbourne staff seeking to build their skills and knowledge in higher education policy, management and leadership. Some of the sessions are targeted at staff in particular roles and have limited places available.

Program schedule




Introduction to academic and university governance in Australian higher education

Friday August 27

9am - 12pm

Practical Issues and Goal Achievement in Higher Education Management and Leadership: Interactive session with former VC Warren Bebbington

This event has been rescheduled. Registrations are currently closed and will reopen shortly.

Friday October 1

Friday 29 October

10am – 12pm


Australian higher education: overview and current policy issues

Friday October 8

9am – 12pm

Introduction to risk management for higher education

TBA November



Registrations are essential and can be made via each individual session page.

Upcoming Events


Program content

Dr Gwilym Croucher, Program Coordinator

Administrative matters