Professor and Head of the Department of Chemistry

Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
02 Jan 2019
11 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Science and Engineering

School of Physical Sciences

Department of Chemistry

Professor and Head of the Department of Chemistry

£ - Negotiable

We are seeking to recruit an outstanding academic leader to oversee the Department of Chemistry during the next phase of its development. Candidates for the post will be internationally recognised for their research and will have a track record of leadership in a relevant context and an aptitude for collaborative working. As the Head of Department, working alongside the Dean of School, you will lead and develop the Department, refining and implementing its education and research strategies to drive excellence in both areas of activity.

You will be an active member of the School Management Team, providing academic leadership in contributing to the strategic plan and operation of the School.  With an excellent academic track record, you will be appointable at Chair level and also have the opportunity to shape planned future investment in the infrastructure and estate for the Department. 

The role of Head of Department will be for 5 years initially and will be offered in combination with a permanent post at Professorial level.

Job Ref: 010818/CHW                     Closing Date: 11 February 2019

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