Director, Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics

Canberra, Australia
Mar 08, 2019
End of advertisement period
Apr 07, 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Australian National University (ANU) has an international reputation as Australia’s leading university in research, education, and policy expertise. Distinguished by its relentless pursuit of excellence, the ANU attracts leading academics and outstanding students from Australia and around the world.

This role provides the opportunity to lead a young School in its mission to improve on its world-class reputation for research and educational excellence across finance, actuarial studies and statistics. You will be responsible for leading the strategic planning for the School, while fostering a culture of inclusion and collegiality for both staff and students.

The successful applicant will have a distinguished record of teaching and research in a field related to finance, statistics or actuarial studies, and proven leadership and management skills in an academic environment with the capacity to engage multiple disciplines.

For a confidential discussion and a copy of the candidate information booklet, please contact:

Kent Vidler, Senior Recruitment Consultant at

Application Information

In order to apply for this role please include:

  • A statement outlining your vision for the role and your response to the selection criteria; and
  • A current resume which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). 

Applications Close: Sunday, 7 April 2019, at 11:55 pm AEST.