Academic Director, Regional Campuses

Wollongong, Illawarra, Australia
$115,776 - $150,150
07 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
27 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Continuing, full-time appointment​
  • Located at Shoalhaven & Wollongong Campuses

The University of Wollongong is a leading Australian university with a history of outstanding achievement in teaching and learning. The Academic Director Regional Campuses will lead the establishment and ongoing provision of the high standards across all aspects of student experience. This position will be largely based at the Shoalhaven campus with frequent attendance at the other regional campuses and Wollongong Campus.  

This senior leadership position is responsible for the establishment of the academic environment with a focus on personalised learning.  It is an exciting opportunity to join a strong leadership team to shape the future direction of this leading Australian university with a history of outstanding achievement in education.  

The Academic Director will lead academic and managerial affairs across a network of four UOW campuses in regional New South Wales. The campuses have been operating for many years with excellent integration into local communities. Sustainability, programs selection, research agendas and leveraging the unique characteristics of each regional campus are some of the challenges that will be tackled by the Academic Director.  

You will be prompted to respond to a selection criteria questionnaire as part of the online application process. The questions are based on the position description below. If required, you will be able to save your application and finalise at a later date but ensure it is before the closing date of the position.  

For further information about this position, please contact Professor Joe Chicharo, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) on + 61 2 4221 3962.