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New Dean for NCV in 2010

Tuesday 13 October, 2009
by Jonathan Billingham

John Quinn"New College has appointed a new Dean to take over as the live-in co-ordinator of all pastoral care of residents at NCV."


New College is pleased to announce that the new Dean of Residents at NCV from 4 January 2010 will be Dr John Quinn. A former New Collegian (1995-2002) Dr Quinn served at New College as a Residential Adviser, Senior Residential Adviser and Acting Dean of Residents. He completed his PhD in 2002 through the Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design at UNSW. After he left UNSW he was appointed as a Research Fellow at Melbourne University in the Dept of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (2003-2007). From 2007 to the present he has been working as Technical Assistant & Trade Marks Attorney at Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys. John is married to Premilla who is an Anaesthetist. They will take up residence in January when Trevor and Carmen will move out.

“John will be a wonderful Dean and will help to build an even stronger community at the NCV”, said Trevor Cairney when announcing the appointment.