Deputy Vice Chancellor
Ravensbourne University London
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t: 020 7340 6247
Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research
Salary & Benefits: Competitive
Closing Date: 16/08/2021
Formal Interview Date: To be confirmed - Final-stage interviews at the University will take place around the end of September 2021.
Ravensbourne University London is an ambitious specialist university committed to shaping the future of the creative industries. We are one of London’s newest universities, at the centre of the creative community on the Greenwich Peninsula. The creative industries form a crucial part of the UK’s economic growth, and we are well placed to contribute on a national and international scale. We are champions of creativity and collaboration, dedicated to giving our learners the specialist skills and opportunities they need for outstanding careers in digital media and design.
Reporting to the vice chancellor, and as a member of the university’s executive, the deputy vice chancellor will play a key role in the leadership of the university. Working across the institution, the deputy vice chancellor will lead on growing student numbers and delivering an improved student experience through the strategic leadership and management of the university’s academic and research portfolio, academic strategy, planning and performance.
The successful candidate will have a deep appreciation of the creative and digital industries with proven experience of academic delivery and management in the context of higher education. They will have the ability to understand and implement academic standards, quality assurance and quality enhancement in higher education, while also acting as an external ambassador for the university. They will also be expected to provide learning and teaching frameworks for research and knowledge exchange. This is a remarkable opportunity to position Ravensbourne University as a leading institution of higher education in the creative, digital and business disciplines.
Ravensbourne University London celebrates diversity and promotes equality and inclusion amongst staff and students. As such, the university welcomes applications from all, regardless of personal characteristics or background.
The university has appointed global executive search firm Perrett Laver to support the appointment of our next deputy vice chancellor.
For further information and instructions on how to apply, please click on the "Download Further Details" button below, or contact Fiona Dattan at Perrett Laver on Fiona.Dattan@perrettlaver.com or 0207 340 6247. The closing date for applications is midnight (BST) on Monday 16th August 2021.
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