Dean & Head of the Business School

Ref: GRA-0070

University of Edinburgh


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Role Managed by:

Ellen Carter

Research Associate

t: 020 3928 7362


Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 12/06/2023

Formal Interview Date: Monday 11th September - Wednesday 13th September

The University of Edinburgh Business School is a triple accredited School located in the heart of an exceptionally vibrant and connected city. At the core of our dynamic School is a staff base of over 250 people from more than 40 countries and a vibrant student population of around 2,300 from more than 70 countries.

We are now looking to appoint a Dean to lead the University of Edinburgh Business School to the next level of world-leading success and international renown. The University of Edinburgh’s rich and exciting research and engagement ecosystem offers exceptional opportunities to bring interdisciplinary business solutions to global challenges in the context of sector-leading excellence in digital transformation and data driven innovation at scale.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a talented and ambitious leader to make their mark through the creation of a future-looking distinctive vision and a bold strategy for success. The Dean will be facilitated fully by the University of Edinburgh to realise their vision for excellence in interdisciplinary research and innovative teaching, alongside external cross-sector engagement and partnership building on a global scale.

We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion, and applicants from minority groups are particularly welcomed.

The University of Edinburgh is willing to consider flexible working or job share arrangements for this appointment.

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