Professor Yvonne Breyer



Professor Yvonne Breyer is an award-winning academic with expertise in online learning, curriculum development, student engagement, and digital transformation strategy.

Breyer has led several strategic initiatives with national and international reach.

On the back of exceptional learner feedback and global impact, her team received the Coursera Outstanding Educator Award for Student Transformation in 2018. More recently, Breyer led the Design and Experience team to deliver the innovative and transformative Global MBA (ranked #1 Online MBA in Australia).

Breyer has led international grant and research projects on university-industry engagements on sustainability and employability.

Currently, Breyer is leading the Education and Employability Portfolio as the Deputy Dean of Macquarie Business School.


  • PhD in Applied Linguistics (Macquarie University)
  • Master of Arts (University of Essen, Germany)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education, Leadership and Management (Macquarie University)