La Trobe University is seeking an outstanding and transformational leader as the next Dean and Head of La Trobe Business School.
Since its foundation in 1967, La Trobe University has sought to be different – we have been challenging convention and changing the way people think for over 50 years. Our academics are connected with industry and our research is world-class. In recent global rankings, La Trobe is positioned in the top 2% of world universities.
Reporting to the Pro Vice Chancellor of the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce, the Dean and Head of School will be a member of the College Executive and responsible for leading the Business School in a rapidly changing national and international business education environment.
This role will provide strategic direction to the School, building upon its current achievements and established reputation in entrepreneurship and innovation whilst positioning the School to capitalise on its move into the new Donald Whitehead Building and an expanded City Campus which provide world class teaching and research facilities.
With an outstanding record of national and international achievement in academia and/or cognate professional or business sectors, the successful candidate will bring experience in leading successful innovation and change within a complex organisation to ensure the School is ‘future ready’ and excels in its teaching and research mission. You will be an inspiring leader with the ability to build strategic relationships with key external partners domestically and internationally across business, community and government.
For a copy of the Information Book for Candidates which has details of the role, selection criteria and the application requirements, please contact Natalie Walker, Partner at Odgers Berndtson Executive Search, who is advising the University.
Contact details: Natalie Walker, Partner
Telephone : +61 2 8905 3731
Please do not apply directly to this advertisement as Odgers Berndtson Executive Search are managing this on our behalf.
Closing Date – Monday, 17th July 2017