Associate Dean (Research)

Leicester, Leicestershire (GB)
£50,000 – £90,000
26 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Dean (Research)

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De Montfort University (DMU) is an ambitious, globally-minded institution with a relentless focus on delivering high-quality teaching and learning, relevant research and sector–leading student experience. A culturally rich university with a strong commitment to the public good, DMU strives to maintain a stimulating and inclusive environment where all staff and students are able to thrive. 

The University’s Faculty of Health and Life Sciences is seeking to appoint a new Associate Dean to strength senior leadership within its vibrant, cutting edge and dynamic environment:

Associate Dean (Research)
Salary: £50,000 – £90,000 (to be set by the Vice Chancellor in accordance with the senior staff pay and grading structure).

You will work closely with the Faculty Dean, Executive and the university's Pro Vice-Chancellor Research to provide Faculty-wide strategic management and leadership in relation to research.  You will be responsible for developing a culture of research excellence and in taking the lead role in driving the submission for the Research Excellence Framework.

Holding a PhD or equivalent research experience, with a strong personal research profile you will have demonstrable experience of generating external income. You will be an effective communicator with proven leadership skills and high personal impact with the ability to represent DMU at the appropriate level.

For further information, including details on how to apply for the Associate Dean (Research), please visit:

Closing date:  25 February 2018
Interview date: 27 March 2018