Professor Liz Sonenberg is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Collaboration) at the University of Melbourne. She is also currently Professor and Head of the Department of Information Systems in the Faculty of Science, and previously has held the position of Dean of the Faculty of Science.
Professor Sonenberg’s research expertise is in computational science. The integrating theme of her research is the conceptualisation and construction of adaptive, distributed, intelligent information systems. Professor Sonenberg has considerable experience in facilitating and engaging in collaborative research, including links with various industry partners and research engagement with colleagues in Psychology, Computer Science, Education, and Medicine, and with colleagues internationally.