Deliver strategic and operational plans through effective collaboration
with Faculty leaders and staff
Foster linkages across the university and relationships with industry,
other education providers
Gain personal and professional growth through effective use of influence,
delegation across leadership roles, academic expertise and advice
Full Time, Continuing
Level D/E - $150,656 to $193,758 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
Relocation support provided
Flexibility to be based at any of the Charles Sturt Campus locations in
New South Wales
With a keen focus on performance and the pursuit of excellence in all that we
do, Charles Sturt University is seeking an inspirational leader to join the
Faculty of Science and Health as the Associate Dean (Strategic Partnerships
and Enterprise). The new Associate Dean will work with faculty and staff to
advance the collective vision in the Faculty and assist the Executive Dean in
managing projects to further strategic priorities.
Working with the Executive Dean and with other senior staff, the Associate
Dean will lead and promote the University's links with industry, other
education providers including the VET sector, government, the professions and
community and advance the strategic performance of the faculty enterprises.
To be successful you will be an established leader, ideally in an academic
post, with strong links with partner organisations and industry and the
communication skills and ability to represent the university in the wider
community. You will demonstrate the ability to develop and negotiate effective
relationships with external organisations to build cooperative working
relationships and partnerships that deliver tangible benefit.
Applicants are expected to apply online and submit up to two (2) page
summary explaining their suitability to the role referencing the selection
criteria in the position description.
If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on
completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or
This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or
applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.
Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to
developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We
make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural
and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and
internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to
create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive
contribution to the world.
The Faculty of Science and Health is a dynamic and diverse Faculty with
teaching and research expertise. The faculty unites a broad profile of
professional and industry-aligned courses, and our graduates are highly sought
after, making a strong contribution to our regions and globally. With proven
capabilities in the natural, physical, animal and health sciences, we are
delivering on our vision to enhance the scientific capability of Australia and
its regions, responding to the health and well-being of our communities, and
having a global impact. Our students are taught in excellent facilities which
can be accessed across our campus footprint, and we have strong on-campus,
online and work-integrated learning capabilities. As a leader in contemporary
strategic and applied research, the Faculty of Science and Health prepares
future researchers through our higher degree research program and provides
scientific solutions to current regional, national, and global challenges,
both independently and in collaboration with our research institutes.
The faculty is made up of five Schools:
School of Agricultural, Environmental and Veterinary Sciences
School of Allied Health and Exercise Sciences
School of Dentistry and Medical Sciences
School of Nursing Paramedicine and Healthcare Sciences
School of Rural Medicine.
We are home to the Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health, the
Biosecurity Training Centre and the University Enterprises in Veterinary
Practice, Dentistry and Oral Health, the Community Engagement and Wellness
Centre, the Charles Sturt Winery, as well as having a close relationship with
the Charles Sturt farm. Further information on the Faculty of Science and
Health may be found here: science-health.csu.edu.au.
CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities
and generous financial benefits.
Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to
diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous
Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and
non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from
culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds .
Additional information is available in the position description or by
Professor Megan Smith Executive Dean, Faculty of Science and Health
02 6051 9245
Closing Date: 11pm, 27 November 2023