Leadership Framework

At the University of Newcastle every staff member is a leader and it is important that everyone, right from the executive down to those without any management responsibilities, step up and show leadership qualities in their everyday work.

The University's Leadership Framework

The Framework is a guide to show the continuum of behaviours expected at the following four levels at the University:

  • executive leaders
  • senior leaders
  • middle leaders
  • individual contributors

The expectations at each level are grouped into six areas:

General Resources

Leadership Framework Development Guide (PDF, 173KB)

Leadership Framework Implementation Options (PDF, 254KB)

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.