The University of Newcastle stands as a global Top 200
University with a vision to be a world leading University for our
regions. The Looking Ahead Strategic Plan
2020-2025 captures the spirit of looking to the future to imagine
and then realise possibilities, enabled by the values of
excellence, equity, engagement and sustainability.
The College of Human and Social Futures is dynamic, unique and
research-intensive with a diverse range of disciplines across
its four Schools. Extending across traditional, emerging and
cross-disciplinary fields of knowledge, the College pursues
discoveries and education through real-world, practical experience
and teachings, to contribute to shaping and improving our
With both AACSB and EQUIS accreditations, the Newcastle Business
School is poised for growth and increased connectivity to the
local, national and global business community while forming an
integral part of the College. Reporting to the Pro
Vice-Chancellor, there is now an exciting opportunity for a dynamic
and collaborative academic leader with a demonstrated track record
in engagement and the capability to work closely with diverse
stakeholders, across the School, College, University and with
Government and industry.
As Dean and Head of School, you will work closely with the
leadership group of the School, College and colleagues across the
University to develop and deliver on strategic objectives, while
fostering a culture of collaboration, inclusivity and
innovation. The breadth of this senior leadership role will
cover the oversight of innovative teaching practice and program
development, the facilitation of interdisciplinary research
projects and the development of partnerships with the local
Newcastle business community.
Your proven track record of scholarly achievement and
demonstrated transformational leadership and management skills
should be complemented by an ability to inspire, with substantial
evidence of successful industry and stakeholder engagement.
If you are seeking a significant leadership role where you can
make real and authentic impact by working as a part of a dynamic
and goal-oriented team, then we would like to talk to you.
To discuss this role and to request a copy of the candidate
information booklet, please contact Janine
Fitzgerald on 0424 164
765 or via email at email@example.com quoting
reference number RF0154.
Closing date: Thursday 7 July 2022 at