Principal (Military and Defence Studies Program)
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Position:||Other Teaching, Continuing Faculty|
Classification: Academic Level D or Academic Level E
Salary package: $141,416 - $174,814 AUD per annum, plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Fulltime, Continuing
An outstanding leadership opportunity exists for a Principal, who will lead and grow the Military and Defence Studies Program, a professional education program at the Australian Defence College.
The Australian National University (ANU) has an international reputation as a leading university in research, education, and policy expertise. Distinguished by its relentless pursuit of excellence, the ANU attracts leading academics and outstanding students from Australia and around the world.
The ANU Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs (Bell School) is a world-leading centre for research, education, and policy analysis on international and Asia Pacific politics, security, diplomacy, and strategic affairs. The School comprises a number of vibrant, interdisciplinary, intellectual communities: the Department of International Relations, the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, the Asia Pacific College of Diplomacy, the Department of Political and Social Change, and the Department of Pacific Affairs.
Located in the Bell School, The Strategic and Defence Studies Centre (SDSC) is seeking a world-class senior academic with expertise in Australian strategic and defence policy, Asia Pacific strategic trends, global strategic developments, military operations, strategic theory, and/or defence and strategic history.
The Principal (MDSP) will be based primarily at the Australian Defence College at Weston Creek, where they will lead the development, delivery and management of SDSC's educational programs there.
The current contract with Defence is until the end of 2021. The successful applicant will play a significant role in the contract renegotiations. The role of Principal (MDSP) is based on continuation of the contract, but there will be an underlying continuing role as Associate Professor (level D) or Professor (Level E) within SDSC.
The appointment will be at the Academic Level E or Academic Level D, depending on the attributes and experience of the successful applicant.
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Applications close: 17 Feb 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
For confidential enquiries, please contact Professor Toni Erskine, Director, Coral Bell School of Asia-Pacific Affairs at email@example.com