Sandra Meiras


Bachelor of Science from the University of Sydney

Master of Education (Honours) from the University of Technology Sydney

Sandra Meiras is a freelance higher education specialist and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. She held senior management positions in higher education including Director of Global Engagement at the University of Sydney, Portfolio Manager, International Portfolio, University of Sydney, Faculty Manager, Faculty of Engineering, University of Technology Sydney and Academic Administrator, Institute for International Studies of the University of Technology, Sydney. Sandra also served as director in the Australia Latin America Business Council – ALABC, was a member of the NSW Government Multicultural Business Advisory Council, the Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR) Education Action Group and a tertiary mentor with the Smith Family Mentoring Program. She was a visiting faculty member at the Monterey Institute for International Studies, Monterey CA, USA. She currently runs her own consultancy providing services for individuals and institutions.


Sandra expertise in personal development and mentoring includes:


  • Mentoring and coaching individuals as work-based learning adviser in postgraduate studies
  • Performance reviews, development and mentoring staff in formal supervisory arrangements
  • Mentoring and coaching students at tertiary level
  • Tutoring and coaching students in preparatory programs for high school including preparation for HSC and university entrance
  • Individual mentoring support