Provost

Location
London (GB)
Posted
08 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
06 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Imperial College London – Provost

London: salary commensurate with the seniority of the role.

Imperial College London is one of the world’s leading science-focused universities, committed to making advances in research and education and lasting contributions to society. Inspirational, multi-cultural, and a global institution in outlook and reach, Imperial has three faculties – Engineering, Medicine and Natural Sciences – and Imperial College Business School. Financially strong, with an annual turnover of circa £970 million, Imperial has an international community of over 17,500 students and 8,000 staff.

After the successful tenure of Professor James Stirling FRS as Provost, the College is now seeking to appoint his successor. Working closely with the President, Professor Alice P Gast, as the university’s Chief Academic Officer, the Provost’s main focus is to advance and ensure the quality of the College’s core mission: education and research.

Candidates for the post will be individuals of significant academic standing and experience with a successful track record of leadership and management in a major academic institution. They will be committed to the achievement of world-class research and education and its application to society and will possess the necessary personal qualities, drive and enthusiasm to advance Imperial’s, future-focused Strategy 2015-2020 http://www.imperial.ac.uk/strategy/.

For further details, including a job description, person specification and information on how to apply, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/, quoting reference 3297.

Applications will close at midday GMT on Wednesday 6th December 2017.