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University of Lincoln


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Role Managed by:

Sukhpal Uppal

Research Associate

t: +44 (0) 20 3928 7352


Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 04/05/2021

We have undertaken an impressive journey. We are a TEF-Gold Rated Institution, and this year was named Modern University of the Year 2021 by the Times and Sunday Times, Lincoln has been highlighted for  research excellence, award-winning teaching, our commitment to students, and approach to sustainability.

At Lincoln, we strive to change society for the better - whether that is connecting individuals and communities through shared local heritage or contributing to international efforts to address global challenges. Our work embodies a unique set of values which are reflected in our aspirations as a civic university; and we undertake research with both local relevance and global impact.

We are now seeking our next Vice-Chancellor to build on our successes and take us into the next era; a time of immense opportunity and potential for our University. In the context of unprecedented global changes and challenges, we are looking for a strategic and collaborative leader who can guide us through these challenges and secure our future as a modern, successful and forward-thinking institution.

We require an individual with an exceptional understanding of sector-wide challenges and opportunities. You should have creative, modern, solutions-based leadership skills, and be able to galvanise and inspire colleagues to harness the extraordinary talents of all our staff and students, enabling us to realise our potential.

Candidates will bring energy, drive and empathy. You will be entrepreneurial and possess a demonstrable track record of turning ideas into practice. You will bring strategic vision and flair, together with pragmatic, focused and decisive leadership.

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