Dr Angela Macdonald
Dr Angela Macdonald took up the position of Deputy Head of Mission in Kuala Lumpur in January 2015.
Dr Macdonald is a career officer of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. She has previously served as Deputy Head of Mission in Kabul, Counsellor in Brussels and Second Secretary in Wellington. In Canberra, Dr Macdonald has headed the Parliamentary and Media Branch, and has worked as Executive Officer to the Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, and Adviser to the Foreign Minister (Mr Downer).
Dr Macdonald holds Bachelor Degrees in Arts and in Law, and a PhD in History, from the University of Sydney and a Masters Degree in International Law from Victoria University, Wellington.