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Dean, Graduate Research School

Job no: 502342
Work type: full-time
Location: Crawley
Categories: Architecture / Landscape and Visual Arts, Arts, Business, Education, Law, Science, Indigenous Studies, Health and Medical Sciences, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, Social Sciences

Graduate Research School

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a member of the prestigious Group-of-Eight research-intensive Universities. With a reputation for international excellence and ranked in the top 100 Universities in the world, UWA’s continued success is on target for its longer term goal of reaching the world top 50 by 2050.

At UWA, our emphasis on academic curiosity sets us apart from other universities. Located in the time zone with the largest proportion of the world's population, UWA has built strong collaborative links with other universities, research institutes, businesses and governments all over the world. Over the next 40 years alone, minds and projects that started their journeys at UWA are expected to bring about $60 billion to our State’s economy

Under the direction of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), the Dean, Graduate Research School will provide academic leadership and management to the Graduate Research School. With a demonstrated outstanding record of performance in research training activities relevant to this role and outstanding leadership and management skills, you will have the ability and energy to facilitate and implement change in a complex environment.

For further information regarding the position please contact:

Professor Robyn Owens, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) on +61 8 6488 2460 or

Additional information is contained in the Candidate Brochure:  Download File Brochure - Dean, Graduate Research School.pdf

(Please note the Candidate Brochure is best viewed when downloaded and opened in Adobe Reader)

How to Apply: Please apply online via the Apply Now Button.

Closing Date: Monday, 29 October 2018

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion of the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.



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Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time