Head in School of Agriculture and Food
School of Agriculture and Food
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 School of Agriculture and Food. Reporting to the Dean and supported by Group 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.
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For more information and to submit your application please visit the Perrett Laver website at www.perrettlaver.com/candidates quoting reference 3128.
If you wish to discuss this role further in confidence, please contact Elizabeth Ashby: tel. +61 2 8354 4016,
The deadline for applications is midnight AEST on Monday 21st August 2017.