A first-class university
Preparing students for the jobs of tomorrow
Deakin has enduring commitments to widening access to university study, and to innovative learning platforms that respond to the needs of time-poor or distant students. Capitalising on new technologies, Deakin aims to deliver responsive programs wherever students are geographically (at home, on campus or in the workplace), wherever they are in their learning preparedness, and wherever they are in their career trajectory or life stage.
Advances in research have been a hallmark of Deakin's success in recent years with impressive growth in quality, impact and income. Deakin focuses on relevant research that provides practical solutions to real-world problems, from discovery through to application.
A longstanding commitment to its communities
Deakin is renowned for developing successful partnerships with industry, governments and communities both nationally and internationally. We engage with local communities through our teaching and corporate education programs and our research and partnerships with local and national organisations.
From various leave options to flexible working arrangements, we can help you manage your work-life balance.
At Deakin both academic and professional staff can access a range of opportunities to grow your skills and progress your career.
Deakin embraces flexibility, understanding and diversity across our workforce to accommodate the needs of staff and to encourage their leadership aspirations.
Relocating for a role at Deakin
Are you relocating from interstate or overseas to join Deakin? We’ve put together some useful information to help smooth your relocation. You may also be eligible for financial relocation support.
The Deakin University Enterprise Agreement 2017(EA) provides terms and conditions of employment for applicable staff at Deakin. Please refer to the PDF below.