50th Anniversary Chair – Faculty of Social Sciences

Bradford, West Yorkshire (GB)
24 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
22 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Bradford is celebrating its 50th Anniversary and we are making a prestigious Chair appointment to mark this significant milestone. We appointed 12 Anniversary Chairs in 2014/2015 and we are now engaged in appointing an Anniversary Chair.

We are seeking an outstanding individual who have achieved distinction in their fields, and will contribute to the University’s on-going academic success, enhance teaching quality and research, excellence, and strengthen our global impact.

The University’s 2015-2025 Strategy and Development Plan defines three overarching academic themes: advanced healthcare; innovative engineering; and sustainable societies; which frame our developments in research, knowledge transfer, and learning and teaching.

We are particularly interested in candidates who will lead inter-disciplinary research that builds on the University’s academic strengths.

For further information, including details of how to apply, please visit

Closing Date: Thursday 22 December 2016

The University of Bradford strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.