Dean, Faculty of Education

Melbourne, Australia
28 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Sep 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
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.

Monash has fostered a powerful commitment to excellence in education, measured by the highest international standards.  We are uniquely positioned to advance learning and teaching practices in a transformative way given our international profile, our reputation for the quality of our staff, our research excellence, our youth and ambition, as well as an unwavering commitment to play a vital part in the communities we seek to serve.

The Faculty of Education is home to almost 7,000 students and 270 academic and professional staff across two campuses and two offshore locations.  Placed  12th in the 2019 ARWU rankings and number one in Australia, 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. 

A prestigious opportunity now exists for a new Dean to lead the Faculty of Education.  The position offers excellent scope for a leader to inspire and support the Faculty as it strives to build upon its outstanding record.

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 Jackie Radisich of Perrett Laver at or on +61 2 8354 4019.

 To apply please upload your curriculum vitae and support covering letter at quoting reference number 3859 before Friday, 20 September 2019.