Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Perth (Suburb), Western Australia (AU)
05 May 2022
End of advertisement period
03 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Western Australia has a long and distinguished history and an international reputation for excellence in teaching, learning and research. It is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. It is an exciting time to join one of Australia’s leading Universities, UWA has a strong vision for the future and a desire to cement its position as a quality institution with a strong commitment to excellence across research, education and the student experience.

The Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor is a key member of the University Executive Team overseeing the College of Schools and contributing to the broader strategy and leadership of the University. The next SDVC will bring a strong record of executive leadership and management experience along with the academic and strategic credibility to engage colleagues across the institution, as well as the communication skills to inspire colleagues and align the University Community with the ambitions and aspirations of UWA. The SDVC will also contribute to the identification of opportunities both domestically and on a global stage, and will play a leading role in the delivery of academic excellence.

UWA has engaged international executive search consultants Perrett Laver to advise on the appointment. For further information on how to apply, please visit, quoting reference 5804.

To learn more about this unique leadership role, please contact Arturo Uriosteguiin the Australian office of Perrett Laverat or on +61 (0) 2 8075 4601

Applications close on 3rd June 2022 at 11:59 pm AWST.