Dean, Postgraduate Coursework Studies

Perth, Australia
02 Oct 2018
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29 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Postgraduate Coursework

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a member of the prestigious Group-of-Eight research-intensive Universities. With a reputation for international excellence and ranked in the top 100 Universities in the world, UWA’s continued success is on target for its longer term goal of reaching the world top 50 by 2050.

UWA partners world-class teaching staff with the technologies of tomorrow to deliver students a leading learning environment. The Dean, Postgraduate Coursework Studies is responsible to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) for the leadership, strategic management, student experience and quality assurance of the postgraduate coursework teaching programs at the University. The Dean, Postgraduate Coursework Studies works closely with members of the Curriculum Committee, the Chair of Academic Board, the Executive Deans, the Associate Deans, and other senior staff of the University.

With a demonstrated outstanding record of performance in curriculum, teaching management activities as well as the capacity to gather, analyse and synthesise data for policy development, monitoring and briefing you will use your outstanding leadership and management skills to implement change in a complex environment.

For further information regarding the position please contact:

Professor David Sadler, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) on +61 8 6488 1479 or

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How to Apply: Please apply online via the Apply Now Button.

Closing Date: Monday, 29 October 2018

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion of the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.