Pro Vice-Chancellor

Melbourne, Australia
29 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

La Trobe University seeks to appoint an exceptional and innovative Pro Vice-Chancellor to lead the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce.

Since its foundation in 1967, La Trobe University has sought to be diff erent – it has been challenging convention and changing the way people think for over 50 years. La Trobe’s academics are connected with industry and its research is world-class. In recent global rankings, La Trobe is positioned in the top 2% of world universities.

The College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce comprises four schools: the School of Education, the La Trobe Law School, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and the La Trobe Business School. With three key research centres including the Centre for the Study of the Inland, the China Studies Research Centre and the Institute for Human Security and Social Change, the College has approximately 19,000 students and revenues of $250m.

Reporting to the Vice-Chancellor, the Pro Vice-Chancellor will be a critical member of the Senior Executive group. The role will have significant academic and leadership responsibilities to drive performance, while leading complex change. The capacity to ensure delivery of a high-quality student experience, building strong partnerships and enhancing the University’s reputation nationally and internationally will be critical to success.

For additional information and a confidential discussion, please contact Caroline Dever, Partner at Odgers Berndtson Executive Search, who is advising La Trobe University.

Caroline Dever | Partner
Telephone: +61 (0)429 939 399

Applications close at 17:00 (AEDT) on 5 February 2018.