Head of School of Electronics, Computing and Mathematics

Location
Derby, Derbyshire (GB)
Posted
12 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

University of Derby, Head of School of Electronics, Computing and Mathematics

Recognised by The Guardian as a Top 30 institution in the UK and the Times Higher Education as one of the Top 250 universities in the world, Derby has built a strong reputation for delivering a first-rate student experience and producing graduates who meet the needs of today’s employers. Their TEF Gold rating is testament to this. The recently launched 2018-30 Strategic Framework signals the start of an ambitious new chapter for Derby, building on their teaching excellence, growing their research profile and further establishing their impact regionally, nationally and globally.

The School of Electronics, Computing and Mathematics sits within the College of Engineering and Technology, a vibrant academic community that prepares students for a rewarding and exciting career. With research and teaching interests across the fields of Computing, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mathematics and Entertainment Engineering, its academics are recognised, practising experts in their areas and are actively contributing to advances in their fields through their research. 

The Head of School position is an exciting opportunity to lead, enhance and grow the academic and business development of the School, ensuring that its programmes inspire, have impact and support both the College plans and the University’s Corporate aims. A highly-regarded academic and people leader, the successful candidate will have significant management experience in a Higher Education Institution of a similar or larger size, as well as extensive teaching experience and a sustained personal track-record of research.

For an informal and confidential discussion, please speak with the University’s advisors at Berwick Partners:
Elizabeth James
Partner
+44 121 654 5924
elizabeth.james@berwickpartners.co.uk 
Clare Bromley
Senior Researcher
D:    +44 121 654 5915
clare.bromley@berwickpartners.co.uk