Professor Harvinder Sidhu
Deputy Rector - UNSW Canberra at ADFA
Harvinder is the Deputy Rector of UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy. His qualifications include a Bachelor of Science (with First Class Honours and a University Medal) and a Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics from the University of Queensland, as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Education from the National Institute of Education in Singapore. Before becoming an Academic, Harvinder taught in a high school in Singapore. Harvinder’s research expertise is in the area of Applied and Industrial Mathematics.
He has authored over 190 research articles and has obtained numerous competitive grants. He has also received several awards for his excellence in research and teaching, including the J.H. Michell Medal from the Australian and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics division of the Australian Mathematical Society, and the UNSW Canberra Rector’s Award for Teaching Excellence. His previous leadership roles at UNSW Canberra include Associate Dean (Education) and Deputy Head (Education) of the School of Science.