Associate Dean, Global

Hobart, Australia
07 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Founded in 1890, the University of Tasmania is ranked in the top two percent of universities worldwide and in the top ten research universities in Australia.  The University has a strong and distinctive Tasmanian identity which underpins teaching and research that is international in scope, vision and standards.

The Tasmanian School of Business and Economics is currently moving through a significant period of transformation to create a distinctive and vibrant business school renown for collaborative and innovative research, teaching and engagement programs that foster sustainable economic and social impact within Tasmania and have impact throughout the region and beyond.

The Associate Dean (Global) will provide leadership of the TSBE’s international activities. The position is responsible to the Executive Dean of the TSBE, in association with the CMT, to provide the strategic leadership that ensures the School meets the objectives, priorities, targets and quality detailed in Open to Talent and associated annual plans, in consultation with the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Global.

This will be achieved through participating in, leading and facilitating the University’s global strategy, and in doing so, enhancing the TSBE’s profile internationally; contributing to the development of strategically relevant international partnerships; assisting to facilitate academic input into the recruitment and application conversion process for diverse, high quality international students, and fostering staff and student mobility.

Applicants will have a PhD in a relevant field and a demonstrated ability to lead strategic planning and implementation and measure achievement against agreed targets.  A thorough knowledge of the Australian tertiary education sector, higher education policy environments, especially as they relate to international education, as well as a high level understanding of education systems in target countries overseas and recent developments and trends in the field of international education are considered essential. 

Based in Hobart, the appointment is continuing (tenured) and the Associate Dean (Global) role is fixed term for up to three years.

Appointment to this role will be at either Academic Level D or Academic Level E.

Appointment to Academic Level D will have a total remuneration package of up to $172,089 comprising base salary with the range of $134,000 to $147,085 plus 17% superannuation.

Appointment to Academic Level E will have a total remuneration package of up to $200,169 comprising base salary of $171,085 plus 17% superannuation.

For further information about this position please contact Professor Martin Grimmer, Executive Dean, Tasmanian School of Business and Economics, or +61 3 6226 2824

Applications close 25 March 2018