Pro Vice-Chancellor’s Office

Professor Michele Willson, PVC Curtin Humanities
Professor Michele Willson, Interim Pro Vice-Chancellor

Welcome to Humanities at Curtin.

Students, scholars and researchers in the Faculty of Humanities are progressive thinkers, imaginative creators, and ethical leaders. Humanities at Curtin focuses on the future: recognising and embracing the complexity of human responses and needs (People) to global challenges (Planet) and new technologies (Technology) in productive ways. This focus is evident in our industry relevant teaching programs and our cutting edge impactful research.

Humanities at Curtin offers an exciting and innovative blend of creative, professional, and traditional academic programs that provide graduates with the skills required for a rapidly changing workforce. Many of our courses are backed by professional accreditation. The academic work of our staff is recognised internationally. We are ranked in the top 100 universities in the world for the subjects of Architecture and Built Environment and Education, and in the top 200 for Geography, Art and Design and Communication and Media Studies.

Our researchers and graduate students conduct research that excites the imagination, pushes the boundaries of knowledge and delivers meaningful change for a diverse range of business, government and community stakeholders locally, nationally and internationally. We teach in Dubai, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Mauritius and Vietnam, and offer student mobility opportunities abroad. Our students will form part of a well-recognised and international alumnus spread across the globe in more than 100 different countries.

Through teaching, research and community engagement, Humanities at Curtin are committed to making tomorrow better.

Professor Michele Willson

Interim Pro Vice-Chancellor