Professor/Associate Dean (International)

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Competitive Remuneration Package
Mar 13, 2019
End of advertisement period
Apr 10, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Art, Design and Architecture
Professor/Associate Dean (International)
Competitive Remuneration Package
Permanent, Full time

At a time of exciting developments in the School of Art, Design and Architecture at the University of Huddersfield, a highly creative and enthusiastic individual is required for the post of Professor/Associate Dean (International). The Associate Dean will maintain an active research profile securing high quality outputs appropriate to the subject and build a record of academic distinction through publications, exhibitions etc, and through contribution to major conferences and media events. The School has achieved recognition for its merging of traditional technologies with new and digital technology and aims to lead globally in transdisciplinary teaching research practice. The successful candidate will report to the Dean of School Professor Mike Kagioglou, have line management responsibility experience and a track record in leadership position in their subject area.  A strong focus on International, innovation, research and aspirations for global significance are essential. 

The School currently offers an exciting mix of the Art, Design, Fashion & Textiles, Architecture and Build Environment courses. The School is committed to promoting high quality research, teaching and learning, which reflects contemporary knowledge and understanding related to studio practice, theoretical contexts and industry. Our students participate in placement opportunities with a wide range of organisations, from global conglomerates, to small independent based businesses. This enriches the students’ experience and empowers them with a professional approach, enabling them to achieve their career ambitions. The School is particularly interested in candidates whose work consistently traverses across architecture, the built environment and Art and design (and/or incorporating other cross-disciplinary thinking), innovation and related theory within their research. 

The Associate Dean will maintain a personal research profile of international quality and reputation that has a significant impact on the School of Art, Design and Architecture and beyond to enhance the reputation and standing of both the School and University.

We are a School of global significance where research and teaching excellence meet creative practice is award winning, professionally accredited and research intensive. Join the School that will lead the future.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the post please do not hesitate to contact Professor Mike Kagioglou (Dean) on: +44 (0)1484 472289 or email  

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit: 

Closing Date: 10 April 2019.
Interview Date: 07 May 2019.
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