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Head of Department, Economics and Finance
RMIT University Vietnam

Date Posted Apr. 10, 2019
Title Head of Department, Economics and Finance
University RMIT University Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Department School of Business and Management
Application Deadline Apr. 28, 2019
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Department Head/Head/Chair
  • Economics - General

The role & key responsibilities

The Head of Department is responsible for the leadership, direction and management of the academic Department of Economics and Finance, including but not restricted to:

- Integrating activities across organisational boundaries and disciplines to meet the needs of students, the University and industry, through tailored programs or outcome-related research;
- Providing academic leadership in her/his discipline/professional field, with respect to teaching and learning, research, involvement with relevant professional groups, and community service;
- Ensuring a consistent level of academic leadership is delivered across all disciplines under the management scope of the position;
- Provide valuable input towards the strategic direction setting of the School by working collaboratively with other members of the School executive;
- Planning and developing programs and managing commercial activities and ensuring the viability of the Department’s activity.

Key selection criteria

- PhD or equivalent relevant Doctoral qualification;
- At least 5 years’ demonstrated managerial level experience in a higher education institution, specifically within Economics and Finance disciplines;
- Significant teaching experience in a higher education institution;
- Successful experience in managing and developing large teams of academic staff;
- Excellent leadership capability with an inclusive and collaborative approach.

To find out more
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Please note
- English is the language of teaching and communication at RMIT Vietnam. For this role, the minimum requirement is IELTS 7.0 (or equivalent).
- Non-Vietnamese candidates must also meet the requirements of the Vietnamese Work Permit process.

The closing date for this role is 27 April 2019

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Contact Information

  • RMIT Human Resources
    RMIT University Vietnam
    702 Nguyen Van Linh Blvd., District 7, Ho Chi Minh
    Ho Chi Minh
  • (84-8) 3776 1300
  • (84-8) 3776 1399


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