Principal & Vice-Chancellor

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Abertay University

Dundee, Scotland

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Role Managed by:

Sukhpal Uppal

Research Associate

t: +44 (0) 20 3928 7352

e: Sukhpal.Uppal@perrettlaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 29/10/2021

Abertay University is a modern, pioneering, and ambitious university with around 4,500 students. We have a strong and evolutionary tradition of preparing students for the industries and jobs of the modern world. Abertay has made its mark with high-quality, well-directed teaching and research which, in turn, provides a stimulating and enriching experience for our students.

We are now seeking an exceptional individual to lead the University in the next phase of its evolution. The Principal and Vice-Chancellor is responsible for articulating a vision and a strategic agenda that combine ambition for the University with sensitivity to the needs of students, staff and other stakeholders. Candidates will need to evidence a successful track record of senior leadership within a higher education institution, or similarly complex setting, as well as experience of creating a vision and setting strategy and a track record of leading positive change in the outcomes relating to equality, diversity and inclusion.

 The closing date for applications will be noon (BST) on Friday 29th October 2021.

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