Position Vacant

Published: Wednesday 10th September 2014

Executive Dean of Theology and Philosophy

  • Enhance the faculty’s national and international profile
  • Attractive, market-based package
  • Melbourne location preferred
The University is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual and scholar to lead ACU’s Faculty of Theology and Philosophy. The position will further enhance ACU’s excellence in theological and philosophical teaching, research and scholarship in Australia and overseas, and will have a strong external focus with the church and other key stakeholders.

As Executive Dean, the combination of vision, drive and significant strategic and operational management skills will be critical in positioning the Faculty in a competitive environment.

Candidates should possess an internationally recognised record of academic and scholarly achievement within theology.

The Executive Dean’s role requires the ability to motivate and communicate effectively with staff, students and external stakeholders. Key opportunities include expanding the faculty’s national and international education and research profile, and attaining pontifical status for the University.

For a confidential discussion please contact Bill Kett or Brad Beumer at Heidrick & Struggles on
+61 3 9012 3049.

To apply

To obtain an information package or apply please email acuexecdeantp@heidrick.com by Friday 3 October 2014.