Acting Deputy Secretary, Skills & Training, Australian Government Department of Education and Training
James Hart is the Acting Deputy Secretary for the Skills and Training Cluster in the Department of Education and Training.
Previously, James was the Group Manager of the Research and Economic Group and headed up the Skills Programs Group as well as a range of roles in the Education Portfolio.
James has 18 years’ experience in the Australian Public Service, which includes positions in public health, occupational health, workplace relations, including employee entitlements, and education.
Prior to joining the public service, James completed a PhD in medicine from Monash University and a postdoctoral fellowship at the Australian National University.