Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation)

  • Full Time
  • Paisley
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

University of the West of Scotland

Job title:

Professional-Vice-Chancellor (Analysis & Innovation)


College of the West of Scotland

Job description

£130,489 – £151,241 Grade SS5- the publish will likely be appointed on a spot wage inside this band. Cut-off date 7 Apr 2024View extraJob Sort , , Contract Sort HoursSave job – Click on so as to add the job to your shortlistYou’ll want to or to save lots of a job.Paisley Campus base, with journey to different places when required.The publish – Professional-Vice-Chancellor (Analysis & Innovation)Full time, EverlastingCollege of the West of Scotland (UWS) is driving an formidable technique to ship high-quality, impactful analysis, that may result in inventive options to a few of the world’s biggest challenges in addition to inform our under- and publish graduate curricula; alongside world engagement agenda to replicate the wants of the twenty first century office. UWS works in partnership with its college students to ship world-ready graduates who will design, form and construct a brand new future. We’re pioneers in growing efficient interactions with world enterprise, and the non-public, public and voluntary sectors.UWS analysis and improvements will tackle main world challenges. By means of our multi-disciplinary groups, we are going to ship at a scale and depth that may guarantee sustainable influence and help within the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Improvement Objectives.Observe the promotion of our current Professional-Vice-Chancellor, UWS Principal & Vice-Chancellor, Professor James Miller FRSE, seeks an impressive particular person to hitch his Government Group (VCE):Professional-Vice-Chancellor (Analysis & Innovation)As a member of the Vice-Chancellor’s Government (VCE), along with the portfolio obligations, the publish holder contributes to the general management and collective duty for the supply of the operational imperatives that in flip realise the strategic ambitions of the College.Enterprise applicable horizon scanning to make sure larger understanding of the political, financial social and technical setting and their interdependencies with increased training sector in Scotland, the UK and internationally, assessing their implications and advising on applicable plans/actions.By means of the Administrators and Heads, improve departmental effectiveness and effectivity, constructing and directing excessive efficiency groups to ship responsive, supportive and sound enterprise options to complicated portfolios, guaranteeing that group members work in partnership with the broader College groups to ship excellent influence and outcomes.You should have total duty for all workers throughout the capabilities of Analysis & Innovation and work with the Professional Vice-Chancellor (Studying, Educating and Scholar Success) to make sure that the interdependency between analysis and studying and educating is firmly embedded inside programme design, growth, and supply.This function covers all 5 campuses, which embody 1,400 workers and 23,000 college students.The profitable candidate ought to have the next:

  • First diploma and related doctorate.
  • A Professorial title or a CV evaluated at Professorial stage in opposition to the college’s tutorial profession framework standards.
  • Demonstrable expertise within the subject of Analysis and Innovation with a monitor file of managing and delivering a REF submission.
  • A recognised chief within the subject by means of intensive publication {and professional} profile.
  • Demonstrable monitor file of management of educational {and professional} workers and the supply of plans and technique.
  • Expertise in delivering in opposition to the interface between analysis & innovation and studying & educating that has delivered excellent analysis scholar expertise and outcomes.
  • Ideally a senior or principal fellow of the HEA or an equal set of experiences that may stand up to peer overview and scrutiny.
  • Confirmed success in main massive capabilities and delivering operations and methods inside an internationally linked college.
  • Expertise of growing and contributing to long-term strategic enterprise planning, inside increased training sector setting,
  • Vital expertise of delivering and embedding change in a posh setting.
  • Expertise in, or a demonstrable understanding of, the Scottish increased training panorama.
  • Ideally an understanding of the challenges and alternatives in multi-campus supply.

About usCollege of the West of Scotland is one in every of Scotland’s largest and most dynamic fashionable universities. Our attain throughout the nation, along with our London campus, signifies that UWS is a major pressure in world information creation, innovation, and a number one supplier of undergraduate, postgraduate and analysis diploma training. Our levels present college students with a transformational expertise; equipping them with extremely sought-after graduate abilities that set them up for world success in world-leading sectors, industries and companies.With cutting-edge programs, fashionable pedagogy and sensible information, we allow our college students and workers to expertise the enjoyment of studying, educating, analysis and innovation, and apply their information for the good thing about others.UWS is formally ranked by Occasions Increased Schooling within the high 200 universities worldwide beneath 50 years previous (2023 Younger College Rankings).UWS was formally recognised within the high 300 universities worldwide as assessed in opposition to the United Nations’ Sustainable Improvement Objectives (SDGs). UWS was recognised because the 2nd most impactful college in Scotland, and joint twenty fifth globally, for ‘decreasing inequalities’ (UN SDG 10). (supply: The Occasions Increased Schooling Impression Rankings 2023).Closing Date: seventh April 2024Interview Date: twenty fifth April 2024The College reserves the fitting to shorten/lengthen the cut-off date of any place the place a excessive/low quantity of appropriate functions are acquired. Subsequently, if you’re on this function, an early utility could be inspired.UWS is dedicated to equality and variety and welcomes functions from underrepresented teams.UWS is a “Incapacity Assured” employer.College of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.Share this jobSave jobClick so as to add the job to your shortlistYou’ll want to or to save lots of a job.Get job alertsCreate a job alert and obtain personalised job suggestions straight to your inbox.© 2015 – 2024 THE World Universities Insights Restricted. Powered by Madgex Job Board Software programShutEarlier than you apply –
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£130489 – 151241 per 12 months



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Tue, 26 Mar 2024 01:30:30 GMT

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