Vice President Education

Friday, 22 November 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 22 December 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Monash University is a global university and Australia’s largest university. In addition to its four Australian campuses, it has a comprehensive campus in Malaysia and centres for graduate education in China and India. It also has a teaching and conference centre in Italy. A unique alliance with the University of Warwick (UK) sits alongside an array of international collaborations with leading universities and corporations around the wold, expanding the University’s global network.

Monash University Malaysia is Monash’s third largest campus, with over 8000 students and 900 staff. Monash Malaysia provides a distinctive international experience, with excellence in teaching and research.  They are rated among the very best among universities in Malaysia, and the quality of their research output positions them amongst the very best universities in Southeast Asia. 

In 2018 Monash Malaysia celebrated the twentieth anniversary in Malaysia. Since their establishment in 1998 they have produced more than 16,800 graduates from more than 78 countries. They provide a diverse and inclusive scholarly environment and continue to grow rapidly.

Monash University Malaysia are seeking an innovative, energetic and experienced academic leader who will lead the campus-wide program of educational innovation and excellence. 

As Vice-President (Education) you will report directly to the President and will be a key member of the senior executive team.  You will develop and implement a comprehensive strategy for education excellence and innovation and will lead the ongoing transformation of pedagogy, educational technology and learning spaces at Monash Malaysia.

The successful candidate will possess an outstanding record in higher education leadership, education innovation and education quality management. Highly developed strategic planning skills, internal and external stakeholder skills, strong communication and influencing skills, as well as strong networking and relationship building skills are critical to your success.  A research doctorate in a relevant discipline is mandatory.

For a confidential discussion or to request a copy of the Candidate Information Booklet, please contact Betty Kuras on +61 3 9653 9599 or via email at Applications close 20 January 2020.