Ron Weber was appointed Dean of the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University in February 2004. Previously, he was Professor of Information Systems and Research Director in the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law at The University of Queensland.
He has held visiting appointments at the University of Alberta, University of British Columbia, City University of Hong Kong, University of Minnesota, Nanyang Technological University Singapore, New York University, and University of Otago.
Ron is a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, CPA Australia, the Association for Information Systems, and the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.
In 2000, Ron received the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand’s inaugural Outstanding Educator Award and the Notable Contributions to the Accounting Literature Award. In 2000, he also won the Australian Prime Minister's Award for University Teacher of the Year. From 2002–2004, he was Editor-in-Chief of the MIS Quarterly.