Professor/Associate Professor in Education (multiple appointments) - Fisher Leadership
Lismore, Coffs Harbour or Gold Coast
Close Date: 20/09/2021
REF: SCUfed0821
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Professor/Associate Professor in Education (multiple appointments)

Lismore, Coffs Harbour or Gold Coast
Close Date: 20/09/2021
REF: SCUfed0821
  • Up to five continuing appointments
  • Join the Faculty’s academic leadership at a time of transformational growth
  • Choice of beautiful, regional campus locations of Lismore, Coffs Harbour or at the Gold Coast, with relocation support available

About the role
Southern Cross University seeks to appoint up to five senior academic positions within the Faculty of Education.  The appointees will make high-level contributions to research, teaching, and internal and external engagement in support of the Faculty’s new strategy.
As a senior academics of the Faculty you will make a significant contribution to the collegial and intellectual life of the Faculty and your discipline, as well as participating in leadership roles.
About you
The Professor/Associate Professor has a strong focus toward research contributions, success with external grant funding and higher degree research student supervision.  You will have a track record of high-quality teaching and learning outcomes and indicators of esteem in teaching and learning, as well as demonstrated strong leadership skills and evidence of successfully managing teams.
The University’s values are integrity and collegiality. Alignment with these values, along with the ability to actively contribute to the success of a team, are inherent requirements of the role.
About the University
Southern Cross University is powered by passion to deliver the best learning, teaching and research possible.  Its graduates stride a global stage with confidence as proud alumni.  Working at Southern Cross combines a rare privilege of being surrounded by ambitious students, amazing and dedicated colleagues and an environment of stunning natural beauty.  Independent benchmarks place Southern Cross at the forefront of its key research areas, student experience and graduate salaries, largely due to the tireless collaboration to create something special across our communities of the Northern Rivers, Coffs Harbour, Gold Coast and online.
Southern Cross University offers flexible work arrangements, generous parental and carer’s leave provisions, wellbeing initiatives, professional learning opportunities, mentoring programs and support to undertake further study.
Applicant information
Positions are open to Australian and international applicants.
Southern Cross University is committed to diversity and social inclusion.  Applications are encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; and equity target groups including women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people who identify as LGBTIQ+.
For further information about the University, please visit:
To apply
Please click on ‘Apply online’, using reference SCUfed0821 and addressing your cover letter and resume to Andrew Norton, Managing Partner, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.

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