Ms Melissa Veal

Senior Manager, Learning and Teaching Innovation

Learning and Teaching Innovation

place Central Library (Room 219)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Melissa has significant experience working in strategic communications and management roles in a range of organisations, both in Australia and overseas. She joined Flinders University in 2018 as Senior Advisor Student Experience and took on the role of Acting Manager Student Experience in 2020 (parental leave cover). In March 2021, Melissa moved to the role of Manager, Student Learning Support as part of the Student Learning Support Service, before taking on the role of Senior Manager Learning and Teaching Innovation, across the broader Learning and Teaching portfolio, in 2023.

Melissa was also the Product Owner for the Compass Program from March 2020 until completion of the project in June 2021.

"I love that I get to work directly with students and staff across the University on meaningful projects that help students achieve success in their studies at Flinders." - Melissa Veal


Bachelor of Management (Marketing)

Graduate Diploma in Communication (Public Relations)

Currently undertaking a Master of Leadership in Service Innovation (expected completion 2025).

Key responsibilities

As Senior Manager Learning and Teaching Innovation, Melissa works with staff and students to develop and implement tailored solutions to help them achieve academic success at Flinders.

Further information

Telephone number: (08) 722 18943