Pro Vice-Chancellor Social Sciences and Humanities

Sheffield, South Yorkshire (GB)
Competitive Salary
03 May 2018
End of advertisement period
30 May 2018
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Pro Vice-Chancellor Social Sciences and Humanities

Social Sciences and Humanities 
Full time 
Competitive Salary 

Sheffield Hallam University is an ambitious university with an outstanding track record.  One of the largest universities in the UK with 31,500 students, it has exceptional strengths across research and teaching, and an exciting agenda for change. The Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities brings together a diverse range of subjects with a focus on the professions and on social and economic transformation. The Faculty is a leader in cutting-edge teaching, research and knowledge transfer with superb teaching facilities.   It enjoys very strong partnerships across the public, voluntary and private sectors.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational leader for the faculty.  This is an exceptional opportunity to lead in one of the country’s most innovative and dynamic universities.  You will join the University’s leadership team contributing to the development and implementation of our vision and strategy, providing visible and effective leadership across the Faculty and for a whole university portfolio.  

You will be an outstanding academic leader, able to operate at scale whilst ensuring that the Faculty’s staff and students are superbly led, bringing professional credibility and the strategic leadership capability to set the agenda for the Faculty both internally and externally.  We are looking for someone with the ability to make imaginative connections, and maximise the relationship of teaching and research in our ambition to be an exemplar applied university: making a differences to students and society. 

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to Sheffield Hallam University on this appointment. For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit using reference WXZB.  Alternatively email or telephone +44 (0)20 7227 0880 (during office hours).  Applications should be received by 5pm on 30/5/18. 

Closing date: 30/05/18  at 5.00pm  

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