Head of Research (Associate/Professor in innovative nursing practice)

Opening Date:
25 May 2016
Closing Date:
5 Jun 2016
Salary Range:

Head of Research (Associate/Professor in innovative nursing practice)
Faculty of Society & Health
c. £60,000 per annum
High Wycombe

The Faculty of Society & Health has a fast growing ambition to increase its research activity, partnerships and revenue. In this role, you will be pivotal to the expansion of nursing research and our success. We will look to you to lead, drive and enhance research initiatives across the Faculty and lead on the Faculty meeting the University’s RDAP and REF ambitions.

Developing and implementing plans in line with the strategic direction, you’ll actively enhance the applied research agenda and knowledge transfer activities. You will enjoy executive responsibility for the development, management and performance of the Faculty’s research portfolio, working closely with the PVC for Research & Enterprise. You will also be accountable for the strategic management of associated financial performance. We’ll expect you to drive external funding, forge strong relationships with diverse external partners and spearhead a range of high profile projects.

To be equal to the challenge, you’ll need to be an accomplished and inspirational leader with the credibility and capability to deputise for the Dean of Faculty in these areas. A compelling communicator, you have a flair for forging relationships, developing partnerships and increasing funding research and international research outputs

Please note that all applications are to be made online via the Bucks New University website. You will have the opportunity to upload supporting documents as part of the online process if you wish to do so.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Sue West, Dean of Faculty – Society & Health, 01494 522141 ext. 3161, sue.west@bucks.ac.uk

Job ref: 16/2340
Closing date: 5th June 2016
Interview date: w/c 20th June 2016