Pro-Vice Chancellor of Engineering & Physical Sciences
Queen's University Belfast
Belfast, Northern IrelandApply Now
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Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research
Salary & Benefits: Competitive
Closing Date: 21/02/2020
Queen’s is a member of the Russell Group, currently ranked in the top 200 universities world-wide. As a University proud of its positive impact on society, Queen’s plays a unique social and economic leadership role in Northern Ireland. The University is a leading player in the delivery of the Belfast Region City Deal, an £850m economic growth deal, which includes substantial investment for innovation in creative industries, advanced manufacturing, computer science and health research. Queen’s was recently ranked first in the UK in the Entrepreneurial Impact Ranking, which assessed universities leading the way in creating and commercialising their research. Based in Belfast, a modern capital city known for its quality of life, it is a great place to live and work and was named best place to visit globally, by Lonely Planet, in 2018.
Queen’s is seeking a Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences. This position is a member of the University Executive Board, which has responsibility for the strategic leadership of the University. The University is currently developing its new strategic plan. As well as providing leadership of the Faculty, they will play an important executive leadership role, with other colleagues on the Executive Board, adopting a collaborative and integrated approach to delivering University wide success. The role requires commitment to leading, developing and delivering excellence in both Teaching & Learning, and Research & Innovation, including strategic national and international initiatives and partnerships.
For more information visit: qub.ac.uk/pvcrecruitment