Head, School of Management

Brisbane, Australia
05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

QUT Business School

QUT’s School of Management is one of Australia’s leading management schools with approximately 40 full-time academic staff.

Located within the triple crown-accredited QUT Business School, the School of Management offers undergraduate and postgraduate education in management and human resource management as well as a university-wide minor in entrepreneurship. Our courses provide skills that are relevant to current and future work environments and are informed by our internationally recognised research, our industry and community links, and underpinned by our commitment to excellence in teaching.

Our team works closely with the Graduate School of Business to deliver QUT’s MBA and EMBA and executive education programs through QUTeX.

The School of Management hosts academics that aim to shed light on organisational issues and improve understanding of people management practices. Our strengths in research revolve around entrepreneurship, innovation and the digital economy, understanding of the impacts of technology on organisational management, current and future work practices, and people and performance. We have a strong culture of research excellence and a reputation for impactful outputs which result from solid links with industry and government.

Our large higher degree research student cohort research across a range of topics and apply their excellence in industry and academia nationally and internationally.

The School is co-located with high impact research groups including The Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research (ACE) and the Chair in Digital Economy. It also has strong linkages with QUT’s Institute for Future Environment.

We are seeking an internationally recognised academic to lead the School’s team in creating and implementing an ambitious strategy for the School’s next stage of development, significantly increasing its national and international impact and enhancing collaboration with key partners.

The successful candidate will be an inclusive leader, an excellent communicator, and be able to work with all levels of the University and our university partners to lead, support, and develop the School’s strengths in research, teaching, and external engagement.

For further information regarding the position please visit www.qut.edu.au/jobs.

For a confidential discussion or to request the comprehensive information booklet, please contact Janine Fitzgerald on +61 424 164 765 or via jfitzgerald@robinsonfitzgerald.com.au or Kate Robinson on +61 409 769 560 or via krobinson@robinsonfirtzgerald.com.au quoting reference number RF0033.

Applications for the position close on the 15 July 2019.