Pro Vice Chancellor (Education)
5 year fixed term full time position
A competitive salary commensurate with experience will be offered to the successful candidate
Find your passion at Murdoch and join us at an exciting time of great innovation as we implement our new Strategic Plan. Murdoch seeks to shape the world through the creative force of education and research.
The Deputy Vice Chancellor Education’s (DVCE) portfolio, leads the University’s academic programs and academic mission with respect to Learning and Teaching activities; academic policy development; implementation and the review and the maintenance of world class academic standards through robust course management, quality assurance, benchmarking and continuous improvement processes.
The Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education) reports to the DVCE and supports the University’s student and education strategic plan to achieve our strategic goal to provide an outstanding education experience for every student leading to our graduates being innovators, fully prepared for their future careers. To achieve this goal, the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education) will work in close collaboration with other members of the University Senior Executive, School Deans, Directors, Staff, Students, External Partners and other key stakeholders to ensure that high-quality strategic initiatives are developed and successfully implemented.
The ideal candidate for this position will have effective collaboration and people skills, a strategic mindset, an excellent track record of delivering high quality outcomes and a drive to succeed. Candidates should have excellent understanding of the Australian and global higher education system and the challenges facing universities.
Murdoch University’s core goals are: to educate free thinkers who thrive in society and are sought after by employers; and, to provide life changing solutions for the world’s big challenges through our outstanding translational research and innovative practice.
We value workplace diversity and inclusion, and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, women, and individuals with disability. Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to contact our People and Culture Office for further information and support.
Please submit a cover letter, a CV and a statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description) via the Apply Online button below. Emailed applications will not be accepted.
Position contact: Professor Romy Lawson, Deputy Vice Chancellor Education on +61 8 9360 7614 or at email@example.com
Closing date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017