Dean, People and Resources

Mitcham, Australia
10 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Classification: Senior Executive
  • Salary Range: Attractive Remuneration Package
  • Employment Type: Fixed-term, full-time available for 5 years
  • Position Reports to: Vice-President, Executive Dean
  • Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Professor Vanessa Lemm
  • Closing Date: 11:00 am, Monday 14 May 2018

Position Summary:

Flinders University in Adelaide is charting a course to become an Australian top ten university, and amongst the top 1% in the world.

To realise this ambition, we’re undertaking an exciting period of organisational change which has included adopting a collaborative six-College structure.

Recognising that exceptional people are the key to our success, we’re seeking an outstanding individual to join our skilled and dedicated staff and help progress our transformation.

Flinders is offering a strategically important and highly influential position of Dean (People and Resources) in the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences to a proven performer who is determined to make a difference.

Reporting to the College Vice-President and Executive Dean, the successful candidate will be a suitably qualified Higher Education specialist skilled in the development and management of academic staff and resources, and able to drive innovation within the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences.

Flinders’ bold vision, captured by our Strategic Plan Making a Difference — The 2025 Agenda, is to be internationally recognised as a world leader in research, an innovator in contemporary education, and the source of Australia’s most enterprising graduates.

Please note: Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed.  It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Child Related Employment Screening which is satisfactory to the University.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a submission of no more than three pages, stating how your current and/or recent experience meet the requirements of the position description.