Free open Job in Australasia Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) – University of Western Australia

University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia has a long and distinguished history and an international reputation for excellence in teaching, learning and research. It is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. 

UWA continues to perform strongly across all key higher education measures and remains committed to realising its ambition to be one of the world’s top 50 universities by 2050. 

Applications are invited for appointment as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) at the University.  This vital leadership role will lead a research-led teaching portfolio with academic excellence, innovative pedagogy and the student experience at its core. Demonstrating a thorough understanding of the global education landscape s/he will build on the existing Education Futures strategy to deliver an agile platform that is responsive to the evolving needs of an increasingly discerning student.

Candidates will demonstrate an appropriate record of education leadership and management experience commensurate with being part of the leadership team of a world-class academic institution. They will also possess the academic credibility to engage colleagues, a global outlook, and the communication skills to inspire others in the ambitions and aspirations of UWA.

To learn more about this unique leadership role, please contact our advising consultants, Alun Parry and Kirsten Ludlow, at Boyden on +61 2 9225 7400 or

Applications close: 27th March 2017