JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Victoria University of Wellington

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School of Economics and Finance
Head of School, School of Economics and Finance

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452696
Date Posted: 02/04/2015
Date Inactive: 02/26/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Head of School, School of Economics and Finance
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Wellington, NEW ZEALAND
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Victoria Business School holds the ‘triple crown’ (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA) of international accreditations and is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate as the Head of School, School of Economics and Finance. The successful candidate will hold an excellent record of scholarly achievement in economics and/or finance and their related fields, combined with a demonstrated active research agenda and strong, senior-level management experience.

With a PhD or relevant qualification in Economics, Finance or related fields, the ideal candidate will be an internationally recognised academic leader at the Professorial level, with the experience to lead a multi-disciplinary School. A passion for excellence in teaching and research with a commitment to an outstanding student experience is important for success in this position. Bold in thinking and innovative in approach, this role will suit a leader with strong professional and personal credibility, demonstrated strategic vision, motivation and resilience.

Applications close Thursday 26 February 2015.

To apply in confidence, please go to and click “APPLY ONLINE” using reference VUWsef0115 and include your cover letter and full curriculum vitae; or for a confidential discussion call Ms Kathy Kane on + 64 9 282 4240.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link