Garton is set to temporarily replace outgoing VC Michael Spence from the end of this year.
Protesters are demanding the reversal of cuts made to the School of Medical Sciences.
Casual staff berated Vice Chancellor Spence in an open meeting today.
A spokesperson from the USSC has labelled the transition a “victory for democracy”.
Embattled Faulty of Medicine staff remain in management's crosshairs
Decoding the corporate code used to describe the Vice-Chancellors den
Spence wants Western Tradition to be a major in Advanced Studies
The 2020 survey must be carried out by an organisation with “demonstrated expertise in conducting best-practice research on sexual assault”
The announcement comes days after a staff protest against Spence and senior management
A motion of no-confidence against Michael Spence and senior management was passed unanimously.