Vice-Principal (International)

London (GB)
28 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Vice-Principal (International)

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is one of the UK’s leading
global universities, highly rated for its teaching and learning, research
and innovation, and wide-ranging public engagement. We are a Russell
Group university, situated in the heart of the East End of London, with a
history dating back to 1785 and with staff and students from more than
160 countries. 

We have a strong reputation for disciplinary and multidisciplinary excellence in the areas of Medicine and Dentistry, Science and Engineering, and Humanities and Social Sciences and are known internationally for our pioneering approach to developing new transnational education (TNE) models in China and elsewhere. 

Ranked in the top 25 in the world for our international outlook (THE World
University Rankings 2018), our international activity is essential in driving
forward our research, teaching and learning, and public engagement
agendas. Our growing international reputation allows us to attract the
best staff and students, secure inward investment, and build lasting
relationships with leading overseas universities, governments, businesses,
supporters, donors and alumni.

As a member of our Senior Executive, the Vice-Principal (International) will
have the authority to shape and take our internationalisation strategy to the
next level. We are looking for a visionary individual who will be genuinely
excited by what makes Queen Mary unique and by the challenges and
opportunities of its future as a global university. 

Interested candidates are invited to contact Perrett Laver on +44(0)207 340 6200 for a confi dential discussion about the role. Further information including details of how to apply can
be downloaded at quoting reference number 3225. The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon GMT on Wednesday 25 October 2017.