Pro Vice-Chancellor / Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Oxford, Oxfordshire (GB)
05 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
13 May 2019
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Oxford Brookes University

Pro Vice-Chancellor / Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Attractive Salary and Package 

Oxford Brookes University is one of the UK’s leading modern higher education institutions. In a city steeped in learning, our Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers an ambitious and dynamic combination of full-time and part-time programmes attracting over 5,000 students. Excellent research-led teaching and outstanding support is offered across undergraduate and postgraduate study in five departments: English and Modern Languages; Social Sciences; Education; History, Philosophy and Culture; and Law.

Our NSS and PTES scores across the Faculty are impressive and testify to our ambition and commitment to offer an exciting, innovative and relevant, sector-leading student experience. The Faculty similarly boasts an impressive track-record in research excellence.

The new PVC/Dean will have an exceptional platform from which to further advance the Faculty’s reputation for teaching excellence and internationally-recognised research, alongside a burgeoning external profile. The successful candidate will combine significant academic achievement in teaching and research in a relevant discipline with a track record of effective leadership and management. As a member of the Vice-Chancellor’s Group, the PVC/Dean will work with academic and professional services colleagues to ensure that the University’s strategic goals are delivered. In providing strategic leadership for the Faculty as well as taking responsibility for specific aspects of the University’s corporate strategy and activity, s/he will also be an outstanding communicator, able to be an influential and authoritative voice for the University externally and showcase the Faculty’s outstanding research and teaching.

To download the recruitment brochure and to apply, please visit https://andersonquigley.com/candidates using reference AQ493.

Closing date for applications is midday on 13th May 2019. 

Oxford Brookes University is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from candidates who are currently underrepresented at this level.