Centre Director

Subiaco, Australia
21 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
12 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a member of the prestigious Group-of-Eight leading Australian research-intensive universities.  With a reputation for international excellence and ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world, UWA‘s continued success is on target for its longer term goal of reaching the world top 50 by 2050.

Applications are invited for the Centre Director of the Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis. The Centre Director provides a challenging opportunity for an inspirational leader with a record of achievement in the area of microscopy and microanalysis who will drive research collaborations and actively engage with key internal and external stakeholders.

You must be able to demonstrate proven business acumen, adept consultation and collaboration, a focus on customer service and be experienced in management of core facilities and scientific instrumentation. You will be able to provide a clear vision and have the leadership capability to secure commitment to that vision and initiate and manage change.

For further information regarding the position please contact Marc Edwards on (08) 6488 4273  or email marc.edwards@uwa.edu.au

Closing date: Friday, 12 January 2018

The appointment will initially be for up to 5 years.  The University offers a flexibly constructed remuneration package with attractive benefits including generous superannuation and leave provisions, and relocation assistance (if applicable) for the appointee and dependants. 

Application Details: Applications must be submitted online.

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion of the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.