The Australian National University has let it be known that former Labor Foreign Minister Gareth Evans will continue as the Chancellor.
Vice-Chancellor Ian Young AO said:
“I am very pleased that ANU Council has approved the renewed term, and that Professor Evans has agreed to continue to serve us as Chancellor.
“Professor Evans makes an invaluable contribution to ANU in many ways, but especially in positioning ANU as Australia’s leading public policy institute.
“Gareth also works tirelessly in Australia and around the world to raise the profile of, and generate support for, this great institution. He has contacts, reach and respect, and is an asset to ANU.