Associate Professor Martin Carroll


Pro Vice-Chancellor Academic, Charles Darwin University, Australia;
Member, Universities Quality Assurance International Board, Dubai

Martin Carroll is a specialist in quality assurance in the higher education sector, having spent two decades working for institutions, governments and as a consultant in many countries worldwide.  He was the lead consultant and is a founding member of the Universities Quality Assurance International Advisory Board (UQAIB) that oversees the quality of higher education in the Dubai Free Zones.  Martin also established the tertiary education quality assurance processes of the Sultanate of Oman while serving as the Consulting Director of the Oman Accreditation Agency.  Prior to that, Martin served as Audit Director and Business Development Manager for the Australian Universities Quality Agency, during which time he led the establishment of Australia's national database of good practices in higher education and the formation of the Australian Universities Quality Forum, which he chaired twice.  Martin has also held key quality assurance roles at Victoria University of Wellington, where he also lectured on Management, and Massey University, both in New Zealand.  A multi-award winning author himself, Martin is on several editorial boards and national external reviewer registers.  Martin is currently the Pro Vice-Chancellor Academic at Charles Darwin University, Australia.