SHEFFIELD HALLAM UNIVERSITY

Deputy Head of Department for Engineering and Mathematics

Location
Sheffield, South Yorkshire (GB)
Salary
£60,410 to £64,080 dependent on experience
Posted
26 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Deputy Head of Department for Engineering and Mathematics

Faculty of Arts, Computing, Engineering and Sciences
Department of Engineering and Mathematics
Permanent 
Full time 
£60,410 to £64,080 dependent on experience
Job number 040126
Closing date 24/04/18 at 23:30

We are one of the UK’s leading providers of industrially focused engineering, maths and physics education. With around 110 academics staff and over 2500 students. We have a vibrant and comprehensive portfolio, strong student recruitment and some of the best teaching, learning and research facilities - benefitting from over £24m of STEM investment in the past three years. 

We are now looking for an inspirational Deputy Head of Department who can lead on operational aspects of the management of the department and provide a strategic link between the Head of Department and operational academic groups responsible for the delivery of teaching and research. You will be involved in all resourcing and developing aspects of learning, teaching and research at all levels. You will undertake an appropriate amount of teaching, research and scholarly activities at national and international levels.

You must hold a PhD and have evidence of providing academic leadership including development of both teaching and research. You must have excellent communication skills with excellent leadership and line management skills with the ability to motivate and develop others. Evidence of building networks and developing and managing strategic external partnerships is essential. 

For non-EU applicants, we may be able to offer a certificate of sponsorship for this job if required.

We welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements 

**We particularly welcome applicants from underrepresented groups**

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