Director of RMIT Studios

Melbourne, Australia
28 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
15 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

RMIT is delighted to offer an outstanding opportunity to be the first Director of the newly-created RMIT Studios and lead the progress of digital learning across our international campuses. RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Based in the vibrant heart of Melbourne, Australia, with significant international campuses, we are Australia's largest tertiary institution. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. The fundamentals of teaching and learning are changing rapidly around us. New technologies, new career pathways and pedagogical changes are effectively creating a new social contract between teachers and students.

Reporting to the Associate DVC Education, the Director of RMIT Studios will provide strategic direction in digital learning for RMIT. The successful applicant will develop and implement a medium-term vision that places RMIT at the leading edge of digital education. We are seeking an expert in the field: a high performing senior leader who can work effectively as part of the Education Portfolio leadership team. Beyond skills and experience we are seeking passionate individuals who are strategic in their thinking and courageous in their actions. A parallel Professorial appointment (Professor of Technology-Enhanced Learning) is available for suitably qualified candidates.

For further information about the position please and for a confidential discussion please contact Nikki Walkerden in the Perrett Laver Australia office at or on +61 2 8354 4019. Deadline for applications: 15th December 2016.