Professor of Communication Design

Melbourne, Australia
16 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Swinburne University of Technology is one of the world’s top 500 universities in the prestigious Academic Rankings of World Universities. This reflects the organisation’s strong commitment to quality education, innovative pedagogy and learning pathways that help students achieve their potential. The university is located in Melbourne, Australia - considered the world’s most liveable city.

The University is seeking to appoint a Professor of Communication Design to join one of its flagship departments, the Department of Communication Design and Digital Media within the School of Design. This important appointment will provide leadership in teaching and research in one or more areas of communication design, including information design, publication design in both print and digital forms as well as design strategy.

The appointee will be an acknowledged leader and bring an international reputation in communication design to one of Swinburne’s top disciplines. They will help lead and provide direction as a part of the Communication Design team to assist the School achieve its objectives as a leading institution for design education and research. The appointee will also have a demonstrable track record in gaining competitive research income, producing high quality research outcomes and conducting research in multi-disciplinary teams.

To apply

If you are interested in learning more about these positions, please contact the executive search consultants undertaking this search, Dr Rohan Carr or Ms Emily Witts at The Insight Group via or +613 9654 3288.

Applications close: Sunday 11th December