Deputy Dean Education, Faculty of Information Technology

Melbourne, Australia
27 Mar 2019
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26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The University

If you're after a rewarding career, Monash University can help make it happen. With leading academics and world-class resources, combined with a ranking in the top 100 universities worldwide, we offer all you need to build a brighter future. In striving to be truly excellent for our staff and students, we embed diversity and inclusion into the fabric of who we are and believe that achieving equity makes us better as a University and stronger as a community.

Monash University is truly unique in the world.  Our Clayton campus is a self-sufficient community with its own postcode and is set on more than 1 square kilometre of land. Combined with our other local campuses at Caulfield, Parkville and Peninsula, we are based in Melbourne which has been voted the world’s most liveable city for 6 out of the past 7 years (ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit).

Well known for its coffee, restaurants and night-life, Melbourne is also recognised as the sporting capital of Australia if not the world. With excellent healthcare, education, diversity of cultures and booming infrastructure, this is a welcoming and exciting place to work and to call home.

The Faculty

The Faculty of Information Technology aims to lead global IT research and education. Our strong reputation and international profile attracts the best students worldwide, and we offer a program and range of courses that transforms our graduates into highly skilled and sought-after IT professionals, equipped to work globally. Our research is multi-disciplinary, multi-campus and multi-national, giving us a unique capacity to reach out further and deeper than any other institution in Australia. Our research priorities are both technically ambitious and embedded in everyday life. To learn more about the Faculty and the exciting work we do, please visit

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Dean of the Faculty of IT and leading on and contributing to Faculty and University-wide educational strategy, the Deputy Dean Education will play a critical role in driving impactful educational initiatives and developing a distinctive pedagogy that is innovative, interdisciplinary, industry-oriented, and aligned with the Faculty’s and University’s research strengths. The appointee will have an outstanding record of scholarly activity in a relevant field and proven excellence in teaching. A visionary leader, they will demonstrate strategic thinking and a penchant for innovation, particularly as it relates to Monash University’s strategic focus on digital education.

How to Apply

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Jason Sze in the Australian office of Perrett Laver at or on +61 2 8354 4003.

To apply please upload your curriculum vitae, a support covering letter, and a statement addressing the selection criteria at quoting reference number 4058 before 12 noon AEST on Friday 26th April.