Head of School of Management and Enterprise

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University of Southern Queensland

Southern Queensland

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Role Managed by:

Sophia Ha

Research Associate

Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 05/07/2019

Head of School of Management and Enterprise

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is a young and vibrant University dedicated to providing education in a supportive and flexible environment. In under 50 years, the University has become well recognised for its graduate outcomes and quality of degrees and programs offered. With a commitment to student-centred learning and study options to suit students from across the globe to regional Australia, USQ has become recognised as leader in online and blended learning.

USQ’s School of Management and Enterprise, part of the Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts, is home to the disciplines of Information Systems, Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Tourism. USQ is seeking an accomplished individual to lead the School and ensure the quality and performance of the School’s teaching and learning, research, community engagement and professional activities in support of the University’s strategic goals. 

As a member of the Faculty Executive Group, the Head of School will apply their innovative and entrepreneurial vision to enhance the School’s curriculum cognisant the needs of a diverse student body and various modes of delivery (including online and blended learning).  The Head of School will also work collaboratively to strengthen the School’s research in its key priority areas. 

Key to the success in this role will be a strong track record in academic leadership, teaching and research along with the ability to drive collaborative, productive relationships with key industry stakeholders and build on the School’s capacity to deliver innovative pedagogy and courses that meet real-world issues.  Additionally, the capacity to foster an inclusive, collegial and forward-thinking culture underpinned by the University’s core values will be integral to this key leadership role.  

The position may be based at either the Toowoomba or Springfield campus.

For further information, or for a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Sophia Ha at sophia.ha@perrettlaver.com or on +61 2 8354 4026. 

Deadline for applications: 5th July 2019.

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