Associate Vice-President (Student Recruitment and Admissions)
Sunny Yang is the Associate Vice-President (Student Recruitment and Admissions) at Monash University.
Her responsibility includes the attraction and admissions of qualified Australian and international students into Monash’s vast range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses as well as the many pathway options. Current student enrolments are over 78,000 at the university (>23,000 are international students onshore and another 10,000 offshore) and more than 13,000 at the pathway college. Her work oversees significantly level of scale, complexity and impact both financially and socially.
In the 8 years at Monash, she oversaw a doubling of Monash University Australia and its pathway college’s international student numbers and has built up strong market positions for Monash in many major Asian markets such as China, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Sri Lanka.
Prior to joining Monash, Sunny worked for the South Australian Government in economic development, export, skills and business migration areas for 10 years. She has significant senior level experiences and expertise in global market development, international business, industry engagement, government policy, legislation and major public program delivery.
Sunny lived and worked in various cities in China before she moved to Australia.