Academic Registrar

London (GB)
18 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Academic Registrar

Applications are invited for the post of Academic Registrar at Gresham College which will become available from 1 September 2018

Gresham College has provided free public lectures and events in the City of London for over 400 years. About 130 lectures are provided each year in central London, attracting audiences totalling 20,000 people pa.  Lectures are also all videoed and livestreamed, and made available through the Gresham website and YouTube, attracting global audiences of millions.

Duties include arranging the academic programme, managing the staff and facilities, exercising control over the College’s finances, leading the implementation of College strategy and acting as Company Secretary.

The post-holder will be experienced in academic or cognate administration, able to work independently and to manage a small team of staff who, with the post-holder, interact continuously with professors, lecturers, lecture audiences and members of the public, and willing to work flexibly and at unusual hours.

The initial salary will be £70,004 plus London Weighting (£3,000)

Applicants should provide a covering letter plus CV, and the names and contact details of two referees. Further details about the position are available on the Gresham website at: or by contacting the Provost, Professor Sir Richard Evans, via
The closing date for application is 16 February 2018
Interviews will be held in London on 14 March 2018