Dr Glenn Swafford

Principal Advisor

PhD (Flinders)
M Pol Law (La Trobe)
BA(Hons) (VUW)

Dr Glenn Swafford is a senior manager with strong interests in policy analysis and development as well as research strategy and advice. Glenn has a twenty-year track record of significant achievement in research management and administration, particularly at the University of Melbourne where he held senior management roles in its Research and Innovation Office for 15 years, and at Oxford University, UK, as Director of Research Services for ten years Glenn continues to be a strategic advisor on research, innovation and commercialisation to the University of Melbourne

In addition to his university career, Glenn is an executive consultant to a number of international clients and is highly involved in community volunteering and sports.

Glenn partners with Wells Advisory’s clients in the higher education sector nationally and internationally on projects involving research strategy and leadership, and research commercialisation.