Policy & Program Manager
Dr Kelly Cassidy is an international higher education professional. Kelly was awarded a Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management (first class honors), and a PhD from Griffith University. Kelly was the recipient of a Sustainable Tourism Cooperative Research Centre (STCRC) scholarship bursary and received an Award for Excellence for her PhD. Kelly has been employed by Swinburne University since 2012, lecturing across all faculties and mentoring final year students, preparing them for life after university. In 2019, Kelly was appointed Academic Director, Vietnam (with FPT Education) establishing Swinburne's first campus in Hanoi, building a strong stakeholder network of industry and government partnerships whilst ensuring the quality of an Australian student experience.