Dean of Art and Design

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
13 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Dean of Art and Design

Now is an exciting time to join Nottingham Trent University and to share our strategic vision, focused on ‘Creating the University of the Future’ ( Through the creativity and commitment of our leaders, we intend to transform the lives of our students and, through them, the world in which we live.

With a history and heritage dating back to 1843, The School of Art and Design is one of the UK's most well established, renowned and creative centres of excellence. Comprising a dedicated, interdisciplinary staff base and a multicultural community of more than 3,000 students, the School brings together a diverse range of disciplines, which release creativity and inspire innovation. In turn, this equips individuals to make their own mark and realise their aspirations whilst playing a positive role in a global society.

This is an exciting opportunity for a superb strategic leader to build on the School’s significant achievements and continue to drive its success. Possessing the requisite experience to operate credibly within a progressive and dynamic academic environment, the new Dean will also play a key role in the University Leadership Team; helping to deliver our new strategic vision during a time of unprecedented external change. Significant engagement with a wide range of internal and external audiences, including global stakeholders, will form a key part of this role and so highly developed ambassadorial skills will also be critical.

For informal enquiries, please contact our advising consultants at Odgers Berndtson on 020 7529 6305. Further information and details on the application process can be found at

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Closing date: Friday 14 April 2017.