UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Professor of Higher Education and Internationalisation

Location
Bristol, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted
15 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
19 May 2019
Ref
ACAD103917
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Division/School School of Education
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Closing date for applications 19-May-2019

The School of Education is seeking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational academic leader at professorial level to make a significant contribution to our research and teaching in the area of higher education and internationalisation. They will pursue high quality research and publication in top journals in an area related to higher education with an international focus contributing to the scholarly activities of one or more of our thriving research centres. The successful individual will further provide academic leadership in the area of higher education including links with international providers and institutes. As part of their academic leadership role, the successful candidate will be expected to identify and exploit strategic opportunities related to internationalisation of our curriculum and research endeavours. They will make a teaching and curriculum development contribution in areas related to their subject expertise, ideally on the MSc in Education, and/or the BSc Education Studies, and/or the School’s provision in Hong Kong. The successful candidate will further supervise MSc dissertations and PhD and EdD theses, attract external research funding from research councils, government, industry or other sources and make a wider contribution to the success of the University through their participation in faculty and university-wide governance and development activities. Candidates will be at the forefront of their field, and will be expected to play a significant role in the delivery of the School’s research strategy.

To discuss the role please contact Professor Bruce Macfarlane, Head of School, Tel: 0117 331 4314 or by email at ed-hos@bristol.ac.uk.

The closing date for applications is 11.59pm on Sunday 19th May 2019.

The School of Education is expanding and making major investment within the field of Education and is seeking to appoint a number of outstanding individuals at Senior Teaching Associate, Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Reader or Professor level. For information on the Senior Teaching Associate position, see job number ACAD103923 and for the Lecturer position, see job number ACAD103919.

We appreciate and value difference, seeking to attract, develop and retain a diverse mix of talented people that will contribute to the overall success of Bristol and help maintain our position as one of the world’s leading universities.