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WSU is searching for Inaugural Deans of the Schools of Psychology & Science

Inaugural Deans, Schools of Science and Psychology

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Inaugural Deans, Schools of Science and Psychology Exciting opportunities are available to head two new Schools as the inaugural Dean, School of Psychology and Dean, School of Science. The Deans lead their School’s engagement with community, government, industry and professional bodies and with local and international partners. About the University Western Sydney University is one of Australia’s largest and most dynamic universities, with a geographic footprint across one of the nation’s most important economic and culturally diverse metropolitan regions. International linkages reflect and draw on this cultural diversity. The University is committed as an anchor institution and a leading advocate…

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Director, Learning & Teaching Services, Navitas

Director, Learning & Teaching Services

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Director, Learning & Teaching Services About the opportunity Learning and Teaching is core business for Navitas Navitas Learning and Teaching Services provides strategic advice, leadership, and advocacy in educational technology, excellence in teaching and holistic approaches to student success Reporting to the CEO, University Partnerships (UP) Australasia, the role provides leadership and oversight of the development of learning and teaching within UP Australasia and also across Navitas; to develop approaches and investments in pedagogy that enhance the delivery of courses, the student experience and student outcomes. The position plays a pivotal academic leadership role in all operational aspects of teaching…

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Recent appointments: Inaugural Director, Defence Research Institute, University of New South Wales

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Congratulations to Vice Admiral Paul Maddison RCN (Ret’d), CMM MSM, previously the Canadian High Commissioner to Australia 2015-2019 and a former commander of the Royal Canadian Navy. Vice Admiral Maddison will be moving to the University of New South Wales this month, to take up the position of Inaugural Director of the Defence Research Institute at UNSW Canberra. The Institute’s academic community includes systems engineering, cyber security, space, ballistics, logistics, hypersonics, conflict studies, and military ethics. The UNSW Defence Research Institute was established to stimulate, unify, and support all defence-related research within the UNSW community while striving to build and…

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Dean (Teaching, Learning, & Student Success), College of Education, Psychology, and Social Work at Flinders University

Dean Teaching Learning and Student Success, College of Education, Psychology and Social Work

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Dean Teaching, Learning and Student Success, College of Education, Psychology and Social Work About the University 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. We live in an era of remarkable technological innovation, fast change, increasing competition and complexity. In order to flourish within this challenging environment, the University has transformed its structure into six Colleges with an absolute focus on student success and exceptional research outcomes.  Talented academic teams…

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Recent appointments: Head of School, School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications

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Congratulations to Professor Julian Epps on his appointment as the Head of School, School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications at UNSW. Professor Epps was previously Deputy Head of School (Education), School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications and a Professor in Signal Processing at UNSW. ABOUT THE ROLE UNSW is currently seeking a new Head who is energetic, visionary and ambitious to collaboratively build future excellence for the School. The appointee will ideally be an outstanding researcher in one or more of the School’s key research disciplines. The role requires a leader who can strategically drive academic excellence in research and…

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Dean (Research), Matthew Flinders Fellow, College of HASS

Recent appointments: Dean (Research), College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences & Matthew Flinders Fellow

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Congratulations to Penelope Edmonds. She joins from University of Tasmania, where she was Associate Professor in History and Classics in the School of Humanities. She is a recent Australian Research Council Future Fellow (2012-2017). Penny has qualifications in history and heritage studies, and has taught in the Australian, Pacific, imperial and postcolonial, museum and public history areas. ABOUT THE APPOINTMENT The Dean (Research), College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences is an active research leader who provides strategic guidance and direction to advance the pursuit of high quality academic research activity within the College, leads improvements in the quality and…

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Recent appointments: Head, School of Earth, Atmospheric & Life Sciences, University of Wollongong

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Congratulations to Guang Shi, currently an Alfred Deakin Professor and personal chair of Palaeontology at Deakin University, where he has previously served as Head of School. Professor Shi’s own research investigates marine invertebrate fossils to explore environmental change through geological time, and he has published widely in areas of geology, stratigraphy, sedimentology, palaeontology and biogeography. Professor Shi will be moving to the University of Wollongong in early 2019, to take up the position of Head of the new School of Earth, Atmospheric and Life Sciences. The School’s academic community includes archaeology, atmospheric chemistry, earth surface processes, ecology, ecotoxicology, environmental sciences, geology,…

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Recent appointments: Head of School in sciences at University of Wollongong

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Congratulations to Professor Helen Blanchard on her appointment as the Head of School, School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience at the University of Wollongong. Professor Blanchard was previously Director of Higher Degree Research, Sciences and a Professor of Structural Biology as well as Research Group Leader at the Institute for Glycomics at Griffith University. The Role These founding Head of School will cultivate dynamic collaborative environments to foster excellence and innovation in research, teaching and learning across all discipline areas of their School. Working collaboratively with colleagues, they will lead the future directions of their School by enabling academic staff…

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Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research, Development and Industry)

Recent appointments: Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President (Research, Development and Industry)

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Congratulations to Professor Heather Cavanagh on her appointment as the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research, Development and Industry) at Charles Sturt University. Professor Cavanagh was previously Pro Vice Chancellor, Global Engagement (Research and Partnerships) & Professor at Charles Sturt University. About the Position Charles Sturt University is seeking a leader who can steward the development of collaborative connections between CSU and industry, end-users and stakeholders to strengthen and expand the research agenda. They will seek closer strategic partnerships based on the internationally competitive nature and relevance of CSU research and the opportunity to provide Higher Degree by Research students with…

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Recent appointments: Director of the UNSW Defence Research Institute

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Congratulations to Vice-Admiral Paul Maddison on his appointment as the Director of the Defence Research Institute at UNSW Canberra. Vice-Admiral Maddison was previously the High Commissioner to Australia for the Canadian Government, and former Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy.   Through the UNSW Defence Research Institute, UNSW aspires to be known internationally for its broad based defence research, with domains of excellence based on specific cross-disciplinary applications such as space, cyber security, systems engineering, logistics, defence-related public-sector management, and conflict studies. The Director is responsible for translating this vision into reality. The inaugural Director will foster Defence research and…

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