National University of Ireland, Galway
Galway, IrelandApply Now
Role Managed by:
Dr Sinead Gibney
t: +312 0240 4375
Practice Group: Higher Education and Research
Salary & Benefits: Competitive
Closing Date: 11/05/2017
Ranked among the top 2 percent of universities in the world, with a prestigious history and a spectacular campus, NUI Galway is truly a very special institution.
With over 18,000 students and 90,000 global alumni, NUI Galway has an impressive trajectory of growth and impact through its delivery of an exceptional educational experience as well as excellent research and industry connectivity. By any measure – citations, research income, student recruitment, capital investment – the University’s growth in the past decade has been substantial and sustained. Building on the strength of its local communities, NUI Galway is a key engine for innovation in the region; it also has a unique role in the Irish higher education sector to promote and support the Irish language and culture. This university’s ambition is to continue to transform the lives of its students and shape the society, economy and culture of its communities in the west of Ireland, leaving its mark on the global stage.
NUI Galway is seeking to appoint a new President to succeed Dr Jim Browne. A leader with a compelling vision for the future, the successful candidate will epitomise the values and culture of the University, will demonstrate a track record of academic achievement and a wealth of experience on the global stage. The next President will be a leader who can inspire NUI Galway’s staﬀ and students and take a remarkable University to new heights.
Closing date for applications is noon BST on Thursday 11th May 2017.
Applications should consist of a full curriculum vitae detailing career and achievements, as well as a covering letter addressing the role description and person specification.
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