Deputy Dean, School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering

Ref: 4535

City, University of London


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Role Managed by:

Thomas Eade

Research Associate

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Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 06/03/2020

Formal Interview Date: April 2020

Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% at postgraduate level), from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last decade City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university.

The School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering is a multi-disciplinary centre of research and education located in the heart of London’s vibrant design community. It is proud of its research advances and of educating thousands of undergraduates and postgraduates in STEM subjects.

The School is seeking to appoint a Deputy Dean to provide academic leadership and support change management in the School, working with the Dean and Associate Deans. He or she will hold specific responsibilities for developing education performance, growth in our offers for revenue generation, staff development, and workplace culture and practices.

The appointed candidate will have a PhD in a STEM subject; a record of leading successful programme development, providing thought leadership in educational pedagogy, demonstrable success in research collaboration within academia, and industry and membership of a relevant professional body. An enthusiasm for delivering high quality education is essential along with experience in HE leadership.  Candidates will also have an understanding of diversity and equality including the principles of the Athena SWAN charter.

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity
Academic excellence for business and the professions

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