Pro Vice-Chancellor

Cranfield, Bedford
23 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
27 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Pro Vice-Chancellor

School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing

Competitive salary

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join the leadership team that is shaping the future of Cranfield University.

As an exclusively postgraduate university, we focus our world-class expertise, large-scale facilities and unrivalled industry partnerships on creating leaders in technology and management. Our work delivers worldwide impact – from informing government policy to inventing new technologies and products.

Joining the executive team, influencing the overall direction of the University, you’ll have the opportunity to put into practice your strategic and academic leadership skills to deliver excellence and sustainable growth in three key themes: Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing. You’ll have access to some of the best minds and facilities available in higher education and the opportunity to continue your research as well as leading one of our largest and highest performing teams.

We believe in partnering, and we want to work with someone who shares our passion for commercial innovation and high quality education and research. This will be the ideal job for you if you are building on a sound research background and would like to develop further your experience of leading teams to deliver stretching targets.

For further information, including details of how to apply, please visit
The closing date for applications is Monday 27th March 2017.

Women are under-represented in the University’s senior leadership team and encouraged to apply.