Executive Dean, Faculty of Science & Technology 

Bournemouth, Dorset
20 Sep 2017
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19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Executive Dean, Faculty of Science & Technology        

Ref: FST 199

At BU our vision is to create a stimulating, challenging and rewarding University experience, through sharing a unique fusion of education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students and staff to enrich the world. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences to build our global learning community.

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional candidate to lead the Faculty of Science & Technology. The Faculty is internationally recognised as academically excellent and provides an outstanding student experience, using the latest professional standard facilities and resources.

The Faculty provides a platform for growth and development of new areas of research interest and innovative courses for both undergraduate and postgraduate students and increasingly recognised for its academic excellence at the forefront of the STEM agenda.

The Faculty of Science & Technology is involved in world-leading research projects, and collaborates with public and private sector organisations around the globe.

Reporting to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, you will be a member of the University Leadership Team. You will lead the Faculty by providing strong academic, strategic, planning and operational leadership to the Faculty Executive Team and across the Faculty to deliver an excellent student experience through the fusion of education, research and professional practice.

You will be able to demonstrate a strong publication record and evidence of esteem in a professional context, have significant experience of strategic leadership, and possess the ability to foster collaborative working internally and externally.

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact the University’s Resourcing Adviser on +44 (0)1202 961141 or email

For further information and details of how to apply, please visit

Closing date: Midnight on Thursday 19 October 2017 

Informal meetings for longlisted candidates will be held on 29 November 2017 and final interviews will be held on 8 December 2017.