Areas of Expertise

Education and Research

The Insight Group has deep expertise within the education sector (including universities, schools, colleges, research institutions and other education related organisations).  Our specialist team of Dr Rohan Carr, Ms Emily Witts and Dr Leslie Kilmartin, bring both extensive academic and search industry experience.  We have a strong track record of appointments at the senior academic and professional level, particularly in areas of low labour supply, narrow specialisations and where international search is required.

With academic talent being highly mobile, we bring a unique perspective and understanding to this important and exciting sector. As the Australian member of the largest global alliance of retained executive search firms, we can reach the best candidates wherever they might be. 


- Dr Rohan Carr, Director

Sample of Appointments

  • Provost
  • Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President Operations
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President (Research and Innovation)
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research)
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor (Education)
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor (Education, Experience and Employability)
  • Pro Vice Chancellor, Health
  • Pro Vice Chancellor, Education
  • Pro Vice Chancellor, Digital Learning
  • Pro Vice Chancellor, Indigenous
  • Dean, Faculty of Arts
  • Dean, Faculty of Business and Law
  • Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts and Music
  • Dean, Faculty of Engineering 
  • Dean of Science
  • Dean of Nursing
  • Dean of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
  • Dean and Head of School, Dentistry and Oral Health
  • Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Dean, Graduate School of Education
  • Dean, School of Engineering
  • Dean of Science, Technology  and Engineering
  • Dean, School of Design
  • Dean of Media and Communications
  • Professor and Head of School of Business
  • Head of School of Medicine
  • Head of School and Chair of Engineering
  • Head of School of Agriculture and Food
  • Head of School of Biosciences
  • Professor and Director, Melbourne Conservatorium of Music
  • Professor and Director, Victorian College of the Arts
  • Professor and Director, Indigenous Knowledge Institute
  • Chair of Australian Art History
  • Professor of Finance
  • Professor of Infectious Diseases
  • Professor of Engineering Design
  • Professor of Electrical Engineering
  • Professor of Development Studies
  • Professor of Indigenous Education
  • Director and Professor of Neuroimaging
  • Director, IT and Communications Services
  • Director, Advancement
  • Director of eLearning
  • Director, Institute of Teaching and Learning
  • Director of Marketing and Future Students
  • Executive Director, Facilities Development
  • Director, Major Projects
  • Faculty General Manager
  • Director, Development
  • Executive Director, International
  • Deputy Director, Philanthropy
  • Director of Marketing and Communications
  • Head of College
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Vice President, Innovation and Enterprise
  • Chief Executive Officer, Asialink
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