Deputy Principal Internationalisation

Stirling (GB)
27 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


The University of Stirling is a leading UK teaching and research-intensive university. Since its foundation, the University has embraced its role as an innovative, intellectual and cultural institution with a pioneering spirit and a passion for excellence in all that it does.

In 2016, the University launched its current Strategic Plan (2016-2021), with targets to be one of the top 25 universities in the UK; increase income by £50 million; enhance its research profile by 100 per cent; and ensure internationalisation is at the heart of everything it does.

The Deputy Principal, Internationalisation will have responsibility for leading internationalisation of the academic activities of the University.   This will include building on current successes in marketing and recruitment, further developing the TNE and partnerships portfolio, and leading the growth of international research collaborations and programmes.  The new Deputy Principal, in partnership with the Director of Internationalisation and Partnerships, will develop a new strategy for international activities at the University, and work with colleagues across the institution to deliver it.     

Candidates for the role must have credentials in academic and managerial leadership and will have a track record of innovation, performance improvement and external engagement. They must be active in research in a discipline aligned with one of the University’s research themes.  They will be innovators and persuaders, and will have a strategic approach to their work that will enable them to make a valuable contribution to the leadership of the University.

For more details or to make an application please visit Applications, which should be in the form of a CV and cover letter, should be sent to by 25 April 2018.