Professor Kristjanson AO is Vice-Chancellor and President of Swinburne University of Technology. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology & Engineering (ATSE). Professor Kristjanson is Chair of the Board of the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre and serves as a non-Executive Director of the Global Citizen Australia.
In 2002 Professor Kristjanson was named the Australian Telstra Business Woman of the Year
Order of Australia