Head in Melbourne Veterinary School

Wyndham, Australia
17 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
21 Aug 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Melbourne Veterinary School

Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences

The University of Melbourne is one of the world’s premier tertiary education institutions and Australia's leading university. Its Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences has an outstanding international reputation for excellence and innovation in research and curriculum development as well as for its links with industry, policy makers and the wider community.

The Faculty implemented a new two-School structure in 2017 and has backed its ambition to advance its standing as one of the finest in the world with significant investments into people and state-of-the-art infrastructure. We are now seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate to provide leadership for the Melbourne Veterinary School. Reporting to the Dean and supported by Department Heads and Directors, the Head of School will play a key role within the Faculty and the University more widely and be able to build on a culture of excellence and service to the public. In addition to a strong international standing as a researcher, candidates will bring a passion for delivering the highest standards in education and research. They will also have a track record of forging international and corporate partnerships and a real flair for inspiring outstanding results and staff achievement.

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY via the University website.

For more information and to submit your application please visit the Perrett Laver website at quoting reference 3127.

If you wish to discuss this role further in confidence, please contact Petra Awad: tel. +61 2 8354 4001,


The deadline for applications is midnight AEST on Monday 21st August 2017.