Professor and Executive Vice Dean

Fuzhou, China
22 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
09 Feb 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Department : International Engineering College    

Closing Date : 09-Feb-2020

Maynooth University and Fuzhou University in Fujian Province, China have set up a joint college, which offers four Maynooth University undergraduate programmes in computer science and electronic engineering (BSc in Computer Science and Software Engineering, BSc in Robotics and Intelligent Devices, BSc in Multimedia, Mobile and Web Development, BE in Electronic Engineering). The expectation is to grow the College to 1200 students, with a first intake of 300 students accepted in September 2019. The College is managed jointly with an executive Vice Dean from Fuzhou University and from Maynooth University.

Maynooth University seeks an outstanding academic to join our staff as Executive Vice-Dean for the Maynooth International Engineering College (MIEC), based in Fuzhou, China. The person appointed will be expected to provide leadership in continuing the success of this initiative - in ensuring the quality of the academic programmes being offered, in managing and strengthening the administrative relationship with Fuzhou university, and in developing research links with Fuzhou University and more broadly in the region. The successful applicant may come from either the discipline of Computer Science or Electronic Engineering, and ideally will have experience in the management of international programmes.

Professor A Salary Scale: €117,915 - €151,475 per annum (6 points)
Professor B Salary Scale: €86,118 - €114,236 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 Sunday, 9 February 2020

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