Melbourne Graduate School of Education, Australia, Associate Professor/ Professor in Program Evaluation
The University of Melbourne has an outstanding reputation for excellence in teaching and research. This commitment to excellence has seen the University bring together the brightest minds to redefine best practice in online education to deliver unparalleled quality education, 100% online, to students worldwide.
The Centre for Program Evaluation (CPE) occupies a unique position within the Melbourne Graduate School of Education and is the only multidisciplinary dedicated evaluation research Centre within the southern hemisphere. It offers postgraduate and higher degree programs in evaluation nationally and internationally. Students are taught in an online mode and as well as through its executive programs.
The CPE is now seeking an Associate Professor/Professor level academic to lead the activities of the centre and research programs central to the foci of the Centre. This appointment includes a 0.5 FTE Directorship role of the Centre for Program Evaluation for 5 years. The appointee will provide strong academic leadership within the Melbourne Graduate School of Education and will contribute with exceptional scholarly expertise, strategic planning and academic management to the refinement and enhancement of student opportunities to build and deliver world class academic programs in the Centre for Program Evaluation. The Associate Professor/Professor level academic will be expected to provide vision and academic leadership to advance research in evaluation including liaising with funding bodies, managing research contracts and publishing research of international significance. The appointee will also be involved in graduate teaching, supervision, ensuring high quality outcomes.
Associate Professor or Professor in Program Evaluation will be required to undertake the responsibilities of a Professor of the University and the Faculty as outlined in: Leadership Roles of Melbourne Professors (see below). All Professors are members of the Academic Board of the University.
Please find further information here.
Employment type: Full-time continuing position
Enquiries only to: Professor Jan van Driel (Tel +61 3 8344 6736)
Application deadline: 17 June 2018