Head of the Department of the Natural and Built Environment

Sheffield, South Yorkshire (GB)
£70,450 to £75,450
12 Apr 2017
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12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of the Department of the Natural and Built Environment

£70,450 to £75,450 dependent on experience
Faculty of Development and Society
Department of Natural and Built Environment
Permanent, Full time
Job number 027362

As one of the largest universities in the United Kingdom, our vision is to be the world's leading applied university.  The Department of the Natural and Built Environment (NBE) will play a vital role in achieving this, bringing together the disciplines of Architecture, Planning, Construction, Real Estate, Surveying, Geography and the Environment, to make real world impact.

As Head of Department for NBE, you will build upon its existing success by developing and leading a compelling academic vision that will deliver high impact outcomes in line with our strategy.

  • Shaping Futures - enabling our students to become confident, creative, resilient and responsible - prepared for whatever they decide to do.
  • Creating Knowledge - providing innovative, practical solutions to real-world challenges through research and partnership
  • Leading Locally and Engaging Globally - through our place at the heart of this city and region and our international connections.

As well as leading at departmental level, you will be part of the faculty leadership team and play a key role in Faculty planning and operational delivery.

You will be a strategic thinker with strong credentials of academic leadership in a relevant field.  A track record of providing consistently excellent academic provision, research capability and performance is essential.
With a deep understanding of higher education and a robust academic profile, you'll demonstrate a commitment to building connections, networks and outstanding employer partnerships that will put us at the forefront of the field. 

For non-EU applicants, we may be able to offer a certificate of sponsorship for this job if required.

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Closing date: 21 May 2017.

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