Invitation to apply: Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange

January 17th, 2023

The university is advertising for the newly-titled role of Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research & Knowledge Exchange.

Internal candidates who are Research & Teaching level 7 are invited to apply for the role, which will support Professor Tom Rodden, who has been appointed as Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange, and work with Associate-PVCs for Research and Knowledge Exchange.

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the practical implementation of our university’s research and knowledge exchange strategy. You will play a central role in ensuring the strategy provides our researchers with the best possible research environment and promotes excellence in research, knowledge exchange and impact.

The role holder will lead on the development and implementation of specific policies and projects; engage key stakeholders and partners; and promote research excellence amongst our research community.

They will work closely with and provide academic input to colleagues in R&I to ensure that our plans and policies are fit for purpose and aligned with both University strategy and regulatory requirements.

The role of Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange is offered on 0.8FTE buy out basis and for a four-year term of office, with the possibility of renewal for a second term. The role holder will receive a leadership payment.

Find out more about this opportunity and apply online here

Closing date: Monday 30 January 2023

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Neil Crout by email.

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