Defence Industry Director

Adelaide, Australia
23 Jun 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The University has extensive research strengths and partnerships with the defence industry including the Future Industries InstituteInstitute for Telecommunications ResearchAdvanced Computing CentreData Analytics Group and the newly established SaaB-UniSA Defence Technologies Institute.

The University is seeking to appoint a Defence Industry Director to strengthen the position of the University as an internationally renowned higher education partner for the defence sector. 

We are seeking a leader with an outstanding record of achievement in or in relation to the defence industry with demonstrated success in establishing partnerships between industry, academia and the profession, particularly in partnerships that have created commercial and economic impact. 

Enquiries should be directed in confidence to Professor Andy Koronios, Dean: Industry Engagement via telephone +61 8 8302 3446 / +61 43885 1905 or email 

For further information about the University’s defence partnerships, please visit 

For a copy of the recruitment brochure and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. Applicants are required to upload a cover letter and resume only. For queries relating to the recruitment process, please contact Michelle DePasquale via

Applications close: 5.00 pm Friday 21 July 2017 (ACST)

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% of salary on your behalf. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. This can be clarified during the recruitment process. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading. See more benefits of working for UniSA

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