Executive Director of Research and Innovation

Location
Glasgow (GB)
Posted
25 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Executive Director of Research and Innovation

Ref U80420

Salary – Competitive 

The University of Glasgow is world top 100 research-intensive institution and we are currently undergoing a period of significant transformation to support the delivery of our strategic ambitions.  

As a key player in strengthening the University of Glasgow’s central support for research, you will lead and develop a dedicated team of professionals focused on supporting high quality research and ensuring that the University maintains and enhances its competitive position in the field of research. 
You will support senior academic leaders in developing and implementing strategies for research, knowledge exchange innovation and related areas.

As a member of the University Services Leadership Team, you will make a significant impact on the long-term direction, strategy and objectives of the University to meet current and future business needs.
Providing strategic leadership for the Research and Innovation Directorate, you will ensure that services provided to support research activity are of the highest quality.
 
Applications are invited from dynamic, ambitious professionals with a track record of success in a similar role from within or outside the Higher Education sector.

For full details of the roles available, please visit www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs and search for ref. U80420 (Executive Director of Research & Innovation).

Closing date: 14 August 2017

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

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