Updated: about 6 years ago
Deadline: 08 Apr 2016

Job no:843304
Location:Mt Helen Campus
School/Area: Office of the Vice-Chancellor

With the pending retirement of its current Vice-Chancellor, Professor David Battersby AM, Federation University Australia is seeking to appoint a new Vice-Chancellor.

Federation University Australia is home to more than 23,000 domestic and international students, studying both in Australia and abroad. It has developed a reputation for being at the forefront of innovation in learning, teaching and student support combined with a strong focus on research. As Australia's only regional, multisector university, Federation University Australia offers secondary schooling, technical and further education and higher education.

Headquartered in Ballarat, one of Victoria's most progressive regional centres, the University has major campuses in Gippsland and the Wimmera and is committed to serving regional communities in Victoria while maintaining a broad national and international outlook. The University maintains close links to industry and business and hosts Australia's largest regional technology park.

The Vice-Chancellor is the chief executive officer and is responsible to the University's Council for implementing the strategic direction of the University set by Council and for championing a high performance environment which enables research, learning, teaching and engagement to flourish.

This is an excellent opportunity for an outstanding, visionary and inspirational leader to be Vice-Chancellor of a dynamic tertiary education institution.

Initial enquiries and requests for further information may be directed in confidence to Dr Sean Davies of Cordiner King, executive search consultants, on +61 3 9620 2800 or

Advertised:24 Feb 2016 12:00 AM Aus. Eastern Standard Time
Applications close:08 Apr 2016 11:55 PM Aus. Eastern Standard Time

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