Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research

Perth (Suburb), Western Australia (AU)
06 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
11 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Western Australia is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) will provide vision and strategic leadership to help realise our ambitions for research performance and engagement with industry, business and the community. Working with the University’s research community and breadth of stakeholders, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) will build on the University’s existing world-class research performance to align with the University’s vision for 2030.

This senior leadership role offers an unrivalled opportunity for an established research-focused academic with a vision for research excellence and impact. With strong strategic, influencing and collaboration skills, she/he will contribute to shaping a long-term research strategy that will enhance the University’s research culture, performance and reputation as an international partner of choice.

To learn more about this unique opportunity please contact our advising consultants Alun Parry and Katherine Miller at Boyden on +61 2 9225 7400, or

Applications close on 11 July 2022.