Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)/Vice-President
The University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is a leading research intensive university that makes a positive impact both locally and globally.
A young, dynamic institution UTS is positioning itself to become a world-leading university of technology and a provider of professionally oriented education that delivers globally oriented graduates.
We are renowned for innovative and practice-oriented programs,high-impact research and deep, enduring partnerships with industry and the professions.
Located in central Sydney, UTS is consistently ranked the top young university in Australia*. With a culturally diverse campus life and extensive international exchange and research programs, UTS prepares graduates for the workplace of today and tomorrow.
UTS has a distinct model of learning, strong research performance and a leading reputation for engagement with industry and the professions.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Attila Brungs, seeks an exceptional leader of academic research to work with him, the Senior Executive and the Faculty Deans to achieve UTS's vision of becoming a world-leading university of technology.
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) provides the leadership and vision to build UTS's national and international profile in research, research training and external research engagement.
In addition, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) will foster and promote a research culture that embraces change and encourages innovation and excellence.
We seek a person with high level and sophisticated leadership experience which has been demonstrated in a complex and large institution.
The successful candidate will:
- be a respected and experienced academic research leader with a demonstrated ability to effectively develop, drive, implement and deliver research strategy
- be able to build close and effective relationships internally as well as externally engaging with government, business, industry and professional groups
- be able to drive change and engage others in UTS's vision
- have outstanding academic qualifications.
How to Apply
For a confidential discussion please contact Julie Steiner at Odgers Berndtson Australia, who is assisting the University.
+61 2 8905 3711
Applications close Friday 20th October 2017
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