Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Melbourne, Australia
08 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Academic & International

Consistently ranked as Australia’s best university, the University of Melbourne enjoys an outstanding reputation as one of the world’s leading comprehensive research-intensive universities and has an international outlook and reach to match.

Located within the Chancellery, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International) is responsible for leading the university in the achievement of its internationalisation goals. Specifically, the DVC(I) will provide strategic, innovative and accountable academic leadership of its international research, education and engagement activities.

The appointee to this key position will be a senior academic with an outstanding track record of research, education and engagement at an international level. They will possess the capacity to provide vision and strategic direction together with the ability to deliver and implement.  Most critically, the successful candidate will have a global perspective and the capacity to interpret the shifts in economic and geopolitical influence and their implications for a globally connected institution.

Finally, the appointee will report to the Vice Chancellor, ensure the effective management of portfolio resources and budgets and participate as a collaborative member of the University’s executive.

This is an outstanding opportunity for the appointee to have a genuine impact on the ongoing success of this leading education institution.

Please do not apply via the University website. We have engaged The Insight Group to assist in this recruitment. Enquiries and applications should be directed to Dr Rohan Carr or Ms Emily Witts, by phone: +61 3 9654 3288 or email

Close date: Friday 8 September 2017