Acting CEO and Director Alex Hayward

Updated July 2017

Alexander Hayward has been appointed as the Acting Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Queensland Museum Network. Alexander has been with the Queensland Museum Network since June 2015 where he is Deputy CEO and Director of Collections, Research and Learning. 

Alexander has been a curator, science communicator and engineering historian for more than three decades. He began his career volunteering at the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences in Sydney and following postgraduate study in the UK went on to the Science Museum in London, Head of Heritage for Suffolk County Council in the east of England and National Museums Scotland in Edinburgh where he was Keeper of Science and Technology. He is a Fellow of the Museums Association, a member of the Executive Council of the Asia Pacific Network of Science and Technology Centres and the Queensland committee of Engineering Heritage Australia.