Higher Education

 

Our track record in higher education is both broad and deep. Higher education has been an important part of our firm since its foundation in 1985, and we are proud to work with many of the leading Australian universities. With over three decades of search experience in the sector, we have helped to secure more than 400 appointments, including 29 Vice-Chancellors at 20 Australian universities.
 
As a member of Panorama, our clients benefit from the group’s unparalleled strength and reach in the education sector. Panorama’s members include the premier players in higher education search around the world with a vast stable of clients covering the Ivy League universities, the Russell Group and the U15. 
 
We and our partners have worked in recent years with 15 of the world’s top 20 universities according to the QS rankings.  Collectively, we have handled the appointments of over 176 Vice-Chancellors and Heads of Institution globally.
 
Our search experience also includes roles at all levels from Professor/Head of School or Institutes to Dean, Pro-Vice Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor.  
 
In addition we have assisted with the appointment of senior university practitioners across disciplines including finance, human resources, marketing, procurement, and information technology.
 
We understand the high demands placed upon the higher education sector. There is unrelenting pressure to identify and attract world-class academic leadership to maintain and enhance research standing and results. As the sector continues to grow and institutions from emerging economies make their mark in global rankings, greater demands are placed upon an already overheated talent pool.
 
Our global reach and specific sector expertise will ensure the best possible field for your search.