Academic Dean

Sydney, Australia
10 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
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Our client specialises in the delivery of online business programs using contemporary, engaging and interactive methodologies.  With approximately 160 employees and 2,000 active students at any one time, the organisation is poised to consolidate its position as the leader in its chosen markets and to deliver significant further growth via delivery of existing programs into offshore domains.     

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Academic Dean is a member of the Executive Team and leads approximately 30 academic staff charged with designing, developing and delivering high-quality, fully online, higher education student programs.  This portfolio includes the oversight of TEQSA and ASQA accreditation and compliance requirements with other regulatory and/or Government agencies.

This appointment will suit high energy, PhD qualified academics experienced in marshalling resources in response to changing market conditions. You will need extensive knowledge of the higher education sector; a strong understanding of regulatory frameworks; well-developed skills in the design, development and delivery of acclaimed online education programs; business interest and acumen; and experience in working with Boards and Academic Boards.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Paul Hill, Partner, at the Consultants Odgers Berndtson Executive Search on +61 407 766 756.

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Application should reach Odgers Berndtson no later than COB Thursday 26 July 2018.