Deputy Dean

Opening Date:
27 Feb 2015
Closing Date:
5 Apr 2015
Salary Range:

City University London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location. The University is in the top five per cent of universities in the world according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and attracts around 19,500 students from 150 countries.

The School of Health Sciences offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees as well as continuing personal and professional development programmes and short courses. It has over 3,000 students and state-of-the-art clinical skills and research facilities. All its courses achieve a high level of student satisfaction.

In the 2014 REF, eighty-two percent of the research submitted by the School was rated as world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*). Ranking on ‘research power’ places the School 9th out of 94 and 1st in London.

The Dean of Health Sciences, Professor Stanton Newman, has accepted, in addition to his Dean’s responsibilities, the role of Pro Vice-Chancellor (International). As a consequence, the School is seeking to invest in the new position of Deputy Dean, to support the Dean and join the School’s executive team.

The Deputy Dean will report to the Dean and will be pivotal in achieving the School’s strategic objectives. The successful applicant will deputise for the Dean and represent the School at University level. He or she will help build an inclusive, communicative and performance-focussed culture in education, research and enterprise and will demonstrate world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Applications are welcomed from exceptional candidates with a strong record of delivering academic leadership and management within a relevant health or social care field.

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