Head of Marketing Discipline Group

Sydney, Australia
09 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
06 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

UTS Business School

UTS is a dynamic and innovative university in central Sydney and is consistently ranked the top young university in Australia*. Located in the spectacular Gehry designed Dr Chau Chak Wing Building, the UTS Business School is known for its world-class research, high quality teaching and learning, and extensive industry and business connections.

With AACSB accreditation, three prominent research centres and delivering a broad range of degree programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD levels to over 11,000 students, the UTS Business School vision is to be a leader among business schools advancing knowledge with impact.

UTS is looking to appoint an outstanding academic leader with an international research profile as Professor and Head of Marketing Discipline Group. As a member of the Faculty Executive team, the Head will grow and develop the Marketing Group, in line with the Faculty’s vision. The Head will make a strong personal contribution to the academic profile of the Group through contributing to research and teaching.

You will have the ability to think and act strategically in order to adapt to the changing external environment. You will have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and proven ability to influence and facilitate the development of others to achieve desired results. A successful record of leadership, management and engagement is essential.

This is an opportunity to strategically and effectively manage and develop academic and professional staff in a University with vision, passion and commitment to its students, its employees and its local and international communities. 

* Times Higher Education 200 under 50 Rankings 2017 and QS Top 50 Under 50 2018

Remuneration & Benefits

An internationally competitive remuneration package will be provided to the successful Head of Marketing Discipline Group candidate.   Employee benefits include flexible work practices, child care centres, generous parental leave and salary packaging opportunities.

This position is full-time and appointment will be made as Head for an initial 4 years term which may be renewable upon negotiation with the potential for a reversionary academic role.

How To Apply

For a confidential discussion, please contact Professor Tracy Taylor, Acting Dean of the Business School at Tracy.Taylor@uts.edu.au.  

Please email jobapplications@uts.edu.au quoting IRC98360 – Head of Marketing Discipline Group to receive a candidate information brochure or call Recruitment on +612 9514 1080.

Please be advised that as part of the selection process that you may be requested to deliver a presentation, the audience for which may include individuals not on the Selection Panel.

Closing Date:  Monday 11th September 2017at 11.59pm(AEST)

Please note: If you have a disability that requires adjustment to the recruitment process or an alternative application pathway please contact recruitment@uts.edu.aufor assistance.

We are committed to diversity and social inclusion, evidenced by our WGEA Employer of Choice citation, Wingara Indigenous Employment Strategy and the UTS Access and Inclusion Plan. We welcome applications from women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles), Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.