Head Of School Of Engineering“Our coat of arms carries the motto ‘Innovation and opportunity’ – something which is as true today as all those years ago when we were established in the mid-1800s. Our staff contribute to our success so we can continue to be a major stakeholder in the UK higher education sector, achieving knowledge transfer, economic development, wealth creation and social justice. As ‘The University of Opportunity’, we remain a beacon for creativity, empowerment, equality and wellbeing”.
QualificationsA Head of Engineering (with professorial status where this is commensurate with research experience and output) is now sought to provide dynamic leadership to support developments within the School and the University, to fill a recently vacated position that has arisen as a consequence of promotion. We seek a candidate with a world-leading research profile and subject expertise in engineering discipline(s) aligned with the aerospace and automotive industrial sectors
The person appointed will:
lead our School of Engineering staff and contribute to the growth, development and management of a sustainable portfolio of professional accredited engineering undergraduate and postgraduate courses (UK-based and overseas); and
continue to grow research and business engagement activity aligned with the engineering department’s curriculum.