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Divine Word University
Nabasa Road, Madang 511
Madang, MAD, Papua New Guinea
: 4222937

Vice President, Wewak Campus

Job ID:
Wewak, WS, Papua New Guinea
Education Jobs, Management Jobs
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Job Description:
The Campus Vice President is the executive officer of a Divine Word University campus. He/she plans and directs the work of the University campus in accordance with the University vision, mission and purpose. He/she is appointed by the University Council on the recommendation of the President and reports to the President. The term of appointment is for three (3) years and may be renewed. The Campus Vice President reports to the President and is a member of the University Cabinet
Job Requirements:
Selection Criteria
  • At least 10 years’ senior management experience in university or higher education administration, academic administration, or in cognate positions in the private or public sector
  • A record of demonstrated achievement in management of significant private or public sector programs or organizations
  • A strong record in leading people and change management
  • Substantial first-hand experience in meeting budget targets, managing people for results, and managing physical and ICT infrastructure
  • Demonstrated personal qualities of integrity and honesty, resilience and perseverance
  • A sound understanding of managing in an academic environment or the ability rapidly to acquire this understanding
  • Experience of working in developing countries would be an advantage.
  • At least some knowledge of and familiarity with the Papua New Guinean context is desirable. 

General Information
Applications will be treated as strictly confidential and should include full updated CV, date of availability and names and addresses of three recent referees. In order to expedite procedures, applicants are advised to contact referees to send confidential reports directly to the university without waiting to be contacted.

Address applications to:
The Director Human Resource Management
Divine Word University
PO Box 483 MADANG 511

Emailed to: on or before 23rd December 2016.

Telephone: 424 1818 Facsimile: 422 1591 More information on these vacancies is available upon request.