Dean, School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment

New South Wales, Australia
02 Jun 2023
End of advertisement period
14 Jul 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Western Sydney University is a modern, forward-thinking, research-led university, located in the heart of Australia’s fastest growing and economically significant Western Sydney region.

The School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment (EDBE) is a creative and vibrant school which provides high quality, innovative programs of cross-disciplinary research and teaching.  The School consists of integrated discipline areas in engineering (Civil, Environmental, Electrical, Mechanical, Mechatronic and Robotics), architecture, construction management, advanced manufacturing, industrial design and urban transformation research themes that intersect with other high performing areas of the University such as mathematics, culture and society, business, social sciences, health and the environment.

We are now seeking an exceptional person to join us as our new Dean of the School of EDBE who will provide continued strategic leadership and management in overseeing the delivery of contemporary teaching and world-class research which fosters collaboration within the School and across the University. 

This role will also lead on the engagement with community, government, industry and professional bodies and with local and international partners.  This position provides an excellent opportunity to join a University which has global impact.

For further information and a confidential discussion, please contact Natalie Walker who is advising the University on this appointment.

Tel: +61 (0)2 6243 3673

Email: WSUEDBE@walkerexecutivesearch.com


Applications close Friday, 14th July 2023

Western Sydney University is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment or to make an appointment by invitation only.