Head of Discipline Finance

Adelaide, Australia
17 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
08 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Seeking contemporary and innovative academic leader  
  • Adelaide CBD based role

Australian Institute of Business (AIB) is a higher education provider offering a range of high quality tertiary programmes, including Australia’s most popular MBA.  With more than 30 years of history, the organisation is one of this country’s most established private education institutions, responsive to the needs of the modern world and busy professionals and with a reputation for continuous improvement.   AIB offers qualifications through its Adelaide campus, distance learning, and its network of international teaching centres.

Reporting to the Academic Dean, the Head of Discipline (HoD) leads academic staff associated with the Finance and Operations Management disciplines, fostering a culture of staff collaboration to design and deliver contemporary, industry-relevant and theoretically informed curricula.  The HoD supports and ensures academic staff engage in scholarly and research activities and works with the Senior Academic Leadership Team to optimize the learning experience for students and the online and operational environment that supports their success.

This rare opportunity to build and develop your academic leadership experience will suit academics with existing leadership skills and those with recognised leadership attributes seeking a management and administrative challenge.  With a record of research in one or more of disciplines including Marketing; HRM; Management; Entrepreneurship; Finance; Logistics; and Tourism, you bring strong knowledge of higher education pedagogical principles and teaching experience, ideally with adult learners and post-graduate students.  A PhD level qualification in business or business-related discipline or otherwise relevant qualifications and experience, supports your application.

For confidential enquiries and for a copy of the information booklet for candidates, please contact Paul Hill, Partner, at the search firm Odgers Berndtson: T: +61 3 8375 7424

How to apply: Applications to be submitted by email to: FinanceAIB@odgersberndtson.com

Closing date: Tuesday 8 October at midnight AEDT.