DR ALASDAIR MURRIE-WEST
PhD, BD (Hons), BA, BCA
Dr Murrie-West joined Dunmore Lang College in 2013 bringing almost fourteen years’ experience in leading university colleges and residences in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand.
Dr Murrie-West has undergraduate degrees in Arts and Commerce, a graduate degree in Theology where he was awarded the Begg PhD Travelling Scholarship and a PhD from The University of Melbourne in the area of Bioethics. In addition to working in Residential Colleges, Dr Murrie-West has also worked in business, tertiary education and the not-for-profit sector.
Dr Murrie-West has a strong understanding of the issues and challenges facing the Residential College and higher education sectors as he has lived and worked in this area for over fifteen years. He has extensive experience in developing safe and healthy residential communities that provide the support needed to ensure university students successfully negotiate the transition from school and home to university and beyond.