Vice President, Engagement and Innovation

Maynooth, Ireland
€114,740 - €144,186 per annum (6 points)
03 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The University seeks to appoint an outstanding academic leader with a strong track record of external engagement as Vice-President for Engagement and Innovation. The role involves providing leadership for the University in the development of its strategic innovation partnerships with a range of external institutions, including enterprise and civic organisations.

Maynooth University supports several hundred important external partnerships at any given time, regionally, nationally and internationally, and these represent a significant element of the University's mission. Under its new strategy, 2018-2022, the University plans to build on current strengths to fully realise the University's capacity as an important national centre for enterprise and civic engagement. The post of Vice President for Engagement and Innovation will be central to the success of that plan.

Professor A Salary Scale: €114,740 - €144,186 per annum (6 points)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the above scale.

Closing Date:

23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Friday, 9 November 2018.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University