Deputy Vice-Chancellor

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London Metropolitan University


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Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 07/03/2019

Transforming lives through excellent education

London Metropolitan University is a striving and ambitious institution committed to transforming the lives of its students through excellent education.

We are committed to making education available to people from all walks of life, creating and advancing social justice, social mobility and access to opportunity and professions. Our graduates benefit personally, but also contribute to society, culture, public service and the economy in all areas of London, the UK and around the world.

Following the recent appointment of our new Vice-Chancellor Professor Lynn Dobbs, the University is now seeking to appoint to the newly created post of Deputy Vice-Chancellor. Reporting to the Vice-Chancellor, and a member of the Senior Leadership Team, the successful candidate will play a leading role in the development and delivery of the University’s vision and strategy. This will include particular responsibility for leading and developing the University’s academic activities across teaching and research, ensuring the very best experience and outcomes for our students.

Genuinely committed to the University’s mission, vision and values, candidates will bring passion and ambition to the role. Alongside a track record of successful academic leadership and management, candidates will demonstrate deep commitment to student education and student outcomes. An entrepreneurial leader, with a good understanding of the UK Higher Education sector, the successful candidate will evidence commercial acumen and a commitment to innovation, as well as an ability to develop networks internally and externally for the benefit of the University and its stakeholders.

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