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 and champion for Greater Western Sydney.
About the School of Psychology
The School of Psychology is within the Health and Medicine Cluster. In the latest Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment, the University’s assessed research in psychology was rated at above world standard. There are close ties between the School and the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour & Development, National Institute of Complementary Medicine and the Translational Health Research Institute.
About the School of Science
The School of Science is part of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Cluster. In the latest ERA exercise, the University’s assessed research in sciences was rated at world standard or higher. There are close ties between the School and the Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment.
To learn more and apply
To obtain full details and for a confidential discussion, prospective candidates should contact Dr Rosalind De Sailly at the search firm assisting the University, via email to WSUDeans@desailly.com.au
Full applications, addressing the selection criteria and nominating referees, must be submitted to the email address above by 23 August 2019.
For other opportunities see our postings here.