Lay member of the Board of Trustees

London (GB)
11 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Lay member of the Board of Trustees

This is a voluntary position, which is not remunerated. However, reasonable travel and subsistence costs will be reimbursed

We are seeking expressions of interest from high calibre individuals who would like to join the Board of Trustees at SOAS in a voluntary capacity. As a Trustee the commitment and energy you display will make a noticeable difference to SOAS and help take forward our ambitious vision and strategy. 

You should have recent or current senior-level experience in higher education, and your enthusiasm and commitment to the sector will make a direct impact to the work of the School. You will have the opportunity to engage with the executive on the School’s ambitious plans in respect of teaching and research.

The School needs to use its distinctiveness and reputation to stand out in a sector that is becoming increasingly competitive.  This is an exciting time for us as we continue to forge our identity following our recent year of centenary celebration, as we continue to look at ways in which we can retain and enhance our global reputation.  You will have the skills to make this happen and the opportunity to make a contribution to determining the strategic direction of this leading centre for the study of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

The Board of Trustees and the School encourage, support and value equality and diversity, and welcome expressions of interest from all sections of the community. 

For further information and details on how to submit your expression of interest please visit our website.

We are working to achieve a diverse and representative workforce at all levels within SOAS University of London and have a Board that reflects the SOAS community. Black and Minority Ethnic groups are actively encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

Please note that your application must be received by noon on Wednesday 27 September 2017.

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