Head, School of Computing and Information Systems

University of Melbourne
Melbourne University, Melbourne (AU)
February 27 2017
Position Type

University of Melbourne

Head, School of Computing and Information Systems

The Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE) at the University of Melbourne is a leading provider of engineering and IT education in Australia. We develop engineering and IT leaders and advanced technologies for a sustainable future and partner with industry and government. MSE combines its considerable disciplinary breadth with partner expertise to address society’s critical problems.

The Head of the School of Computing and Information Systems (CIS) is a member of the leadership team for the MSE and will help to set the overall strategic directions and performance objectives for MSE.  They will provide dynamic leadership and act as a role model and an effective mentor for other academic staff. The successful candidate will possess demonstrated leadership capacity in leading a substantial cohort of (academic) staff and engaging with diverse stakeholders at all levels, as well as hold a research-based, doctoral degree in a relevant field aligned with the School of Computing and Information Systems at Melbourne and be recognised as an academic of international standing. They will also have a strong appreciation of and alignment with the strategic direction of the University and the School of Engineering as articulated in the Growing Esteem 2020 and MSE2025 strategic documents.

A detailed information package is available at www.perrettlaver.com/candidates quoting reference 2928. Should you have additional questions please contact Dr Patrick Marland in the Sydney office of Perrett Laver at patrick.marland@perrettlaver.com or on +61 2 8354 4007.

The closing date for applications is 11.30pm AEDT, Friday 31 March 2017.