Executive Dean

Wollongong, Illawarra, Australia
16 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts

POSITION TYPE Full Time, Fixed Term (5 year) Appointment

CLOSING 16 December 2016

REF NO. 2810

The University of Wollongong (UOW) is ranked in the top 2% of global universities and 12th in the world for the QS ‘Top 50 under 50’ universities in 2016 with an enviable national and international reputation for research and teaching with impact, and a world-class location.

The Faculty has over 5000 students and is built on the strength and reputation of three schools: the School of Law, the School of Humanities and Social Inquiry, and the School of the Arts, English and Media. The Faculty is proud of its research achievements and recognition. In 2015 excellence in Research Australia awarded the rating of ‘4 Above World Standard’ for Law, Cultural Studies, Philosophy, Literary Studies and History. In the last 2 years, the Faculty has been awarded over $6M in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding. Most recently, the Faculty was a part of the successful bid for an ARC Centre of Excellence of Australian Biodiversity and Heritage, attracting $33M in funding.

This position reports directly to the Vice-Chancellor with the ultimate responsibility for all aspects of the strategic leadership, operation and management of the Faculty; including continually developing the Faculty governance and school structure to deliver on the University’s goals.

For further information or to apply, please go to www.perrettlaver.com/candidates. Alternatively, please contact nikki.walkerden@perrettlaver.com or +61 (0)2 8354 4019.

University of Wollongong

Position Details

Position Title Executive Dean

Salary Range To be negotiated

Position Level Academic - Leadership

Department/Faculty Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts

Contact Nikki Walkerden

Phone +61 0 8354 4019

Recruiter Marcia Sherlock

Recruitment Contact +61 2 4221 5923