Associate Head of School, Student Experience

Coventry, West Midlands (GB)
£48,336 - £60,306 pro rata per annum
02 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
27 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Head of School, Student Experience - School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering

£48,336 - £60,306 pro rata per annum
The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing has a global reputation for teaching and research. In particular, our innovative Activity-led Learning approach is internationally recognised and has shaped the unique culture of our forward-facing Faculty, with its inspirational £55 Million state-of-the-art building housing new equipment and facilities. We strive to empower our students through expert education informed by world-class research. We are firmly focused on preparing students for current and future demands.

Vacancies have arisen in the Schools of Computing Electronics and Mathematics, and Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering for an accomplished Senior or Principal Lecturer in a relevant discipline looking to combine their academic role with Leadership and Strategic responsibilities. Allocation of time will be 50% Senior/Principal Lecturer and 50% Associate Head of School. Whilst this is a permanent appointment, tenure to the specialist Associate Head of School element will be by way of a secondment of 4 years.

With specific responsibility for developing and managing the Student Experience within the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering, the Associate Head of School, Student Experience will report to the Head of School with a functional reporting line to the Faculty’s Associate Dean Student Experience. You will be expected to monitor student experience at course and module level and lead the development of innovative pedagogical practices, including digital technologies.
Both positions will ensure portfolio objectives are understood and applied effectively in fulfilment of the University’s Mission Statement and Corporate Plan.

For further discussion about these opportunities please contact Claire Mackrill on 02477 658673 or email or visit

Interviews for Student Experience Role will be on 13th April

Closing Date:  27 March 2017