Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Leicester, Leicestershire (GB)
09 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

University of Leicester
Appointment of Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Salary commensurate with the seniority of the role

Drive our spirit of discovery 

The University of Leicester is one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities. Ranked in the top ten based on citation evidence, our research income is on target to grow by 65 per cent over the next three years. With the establishment of a suite of leading research institutes we continue to demonstrate our relentless spirit of discovery. Known for our transformative teaching, we’re also proud of our strong record of widening participation.

Lead the change you want to see

This is a high profile, pivotal appointment for the University. More importantly, it’s an exciting opportunity for an engaging and experienced academic with outstanding credentials to lead and deliver change. 

Working closely with the President and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Paul Boyle, you’ll provide leadership across our academic community. You’ll manage the performance of the university, and oversee the College Pro Vice-Chancellors as you work together to break new ground.

With your strong communication skills, you’ll inspire and motivate colleagues across all areas of the University as we embark on a major programme to modernise our campus and transform the learning and living environment for students and staff.

If you have the skills and vision we require, complete your application and upload it to quoting reference 3417. Applications close at noon GMT on 6th April 2018. 

Delivering gender equality

We are committed to advancing equality of opportunity, and are one of only ten Universities worldwide to be an impact champion for gender equality movement HeForShe.