Headmaster's Profile

Dr Alec O'Connell is the seventh Headmaster of Scotch College.

Dr O'Connell has an impressive background in education. He has taught at both primary and secondary levels and held the position of Deputy Principal at Ursula Frayne College. He was Executive Director at the University of Notre Dame, Head and Chief Executive of Trinity College at UWA and was the Assistant Director of the Catholic Education Office in Western Australia.

Dr O'Connell's academic background is equally diverse and impressive. He holds a Doctor of Business Administration from UWA, a Bachelor and Master of Education from Curtin University, Diploma (T.E.S.L.) from the Royal Society of Arts in London and a Graduate Diploma of Language Studies (T.E.S.L.) from Edith Cowan University.

Dr O'Connell and his family are well known to the community, being active members of the North Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club for many years.