Dean, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Melbourne, Australia
29 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
27 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Monash University is undertaking a global search for the next Dean of its Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, to build on the very successful deanship of Professor Bill Charman which is due to conclude in mid-2019.

An energetic and dynamic university, Monash is committed to excellence in education, research and international engagement. Consistently ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide, it is a university seeking to make a difference in everything it does, and working to address major global and national challenges.

The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is dynamic, innovative and ambitious, engages in world-class research, and is a leading provider of contemporary education in pharmacy and the pharmaceutical sciences. In the annual QS World University rankings in the discipline over the 2012 to 2016 period, Monash ranked in the top ten worldwide and, in 2017 and 2018, ranked number two worldwide. An education innovator, the Faculty has developed major new programs, including a new doctoral training program. Strategic, collaborative partnerships in education and research, and professional engagement at local, national and international levels are defining features of the Faculty.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a research leader of exceptional international standing in academia and industry, with complex leadership experience in guiding academic and research affairs and in advancing institutional excellence in a globally-competitive landscape. An innovative, visionary and dynamic individual capable of inspiring minds of the highest calibre, the appointee will bring an outstanding record of achievement, of collaboration across disciplines and sectors, and a real commitment to foster an environment that allows talent to develop and thrive.

For further information and initial enquiries, please contact Dr Patrick Marland in the Sydney office of the executive search firm Perrett Laver at or on +61 2 8354 4007.

To apply, please upload your curriculum vitae and support covering letter at quoting reference number 3957 before 27 February 2019.