Dean, Faculty of Education

Melbourne, Australia
31 Oct 2018
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28 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Monash University is a young and dynamic university committed to high-quality education, outstanding research and international engagement, and consistently ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide. The Faculty of Education is home to almost 7,000 students and 270 academic and professional staff across two campuses. Placed 14th in the 2018 QS World University Rankings, the Faculty is advancing excellence in teaching and research, striving to improve the quality of education in Australia and globally. The scope of the Faculty ensures the next generation of educators, counsellors, educational psychologists and researchers is equipped with the knowledge and skills to flourish in their work and make a real difference to their communities. 

The University is now looking for a Dean to build on the outstanding achievements of Professor John Loughran who will retire from the role in 2019. The successful candidate will be a passionate educator with a strong track record of leadership and management, and a distinguished record of research and scholarship recognised by an international reputation of the highest quality. They will have a track record of forging international and community partnerships and influencing policy debates, with a strong managerial capacity evidenced by successful leadership at a senior management level in a research-intensive university. 

For further information and initial enquiries please contact Dr Richard Weir in the Sydney office of Perrett Laver at or on +61 2 8354 4015.

To apply please upload your curriculum vitae and support covering letter at quoting reference number 3859 before Wednesday 28th November.