Professor and Associate Dean, Research Enterprise
Location: Caulfield campus
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: 3-year fixed-term appointment with the possibility for extension
Remuneration: $188,381 pa Level E (plus 17% employer superannuation)
Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact.
The Monash Business School is structured into seven discipline-based departments (Accounting, Banking and Finance, Business Law and Taxation, Econometrics and Business Statistics, Economics, Management, and Marketing) along with the specialist Leadership and Executive Education unit and a number of research centres, units and groups in specialist areas such as behavioural economics, development economics, employment and work, finance, global business, and retail studies. To learn more about the Monash Business School, please visit our website: www.monash.edu/business
The Monash Business School operates across all three Australian campuses (Caulfield, Clayton and Peninsula) and, together with the Business School in Malaysia, makes up Monash University’s Faculty of Business and Economics. It is structured into seven discipline-based departments (Accounting, Banking and Finance, Business Law and Taxation, Econometrics and Business Statistics, Economics, Management, and Marketing) as well as a number of research centres, units and groups in specialist areas such as behavioural economics, development economics, employment and work, and retail studies.
Monash Business School has an exciting opportunity for a Professor and Associate Dean (Research Enterprise) to join our high-performing team. A key senior leadership role, the position leads the Faculty’s research income and industry research agenda and acts to ensure the continual growth and diversification of its research income streams. Reporting directly to the Deputy Dean Research (DDR),
your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
- Lead and develop a strategic approach for the development of research income, industry research and cross-Faculty research collaboration
- Support grant development and submission processes and advise DDR and Faculty Research Committee (FRC) on research income strategy and progress
- Develop and oversee the Faculty’s research income schemes, to support the growth and diversification of the Business School’s research income streams
- Benchmark internal performance against competitors and ensure continual improvement
To be successfully considered for this role, you will have demonstrated experience in establishing a strong, personal program of research capable of attracting substantial external funding and grant allocation bodies. An international leader in a discipline of business or economics or related field with a reputation of being an expert in the field (published in top tier journals) and delivering large scale, transformational business change within a research industry environment.
With a flexible attitude and the ability to adapt to any circumstance, you will be able to consult and liaise confidently with senior-level stakeholders. High attention to detail with the ability to interpret policy and legal documents is required. You will also have demonstrable experience liaising with government bodies both national and international, ensuring compliance with numerous frameworks and policies. As a strong leader, you will strive towards excellence at all times and continue to maintain our positive culture and morale. With your natural desire to challenge the status quo, you will be passionate and have high levels of innovation to drive change and process improvement.
Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills and successes of our staff. We invite you to apply to join us as part of our dynamic learning programs and high-quality research environment.
Your application must address the selection criteria and we encourage you to keep your application concise.
For instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs".
This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.
At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.
We value diversity and aim to build an inclusive environment that respects and embraces differences. We support and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people of all abilities, cultures, sexual orientation, and genders.
Enquiries only to
Professor Gary Magee, Deputy Dean Research, +61 3 9903 1307 or Gary.Magee@monash.edu
Applications close Monday 13 April 2020 11:55 pm AEST