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Professor Doune Macdonald
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Professor Doune Macdonald BHMS(Ed)(Hons) (UQ), PhD (Deakin), FNAK, FAIESEP, GAICD

Professor Doune Macdonald was appointed to the BGS Board of Trustees in 2011. Professor Macdonald was the Head of the School of Human Movement Studies at The University of Queensland from 2004 and is currently Pro Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning) at the University. She also serves on the board of QCAA, and has previously held directorships with UQ Sport Ltd and St Margaret’s Anglican Girls’ School. After an early career teaching health and physical education in primary and secondary schools, Professor Macdonald returned to UQ in 1990. In 1998 she won an Australian Award for University Teaching. She sits on the State Ministerial Advisory Committee for Sport and Active Recreation and the Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research advisory group.

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