Pro Dean for Research and Innovation

University of Leeds

Pro-Dean: Research and Innovation

Opportunity Open to Internal Candidates within the Faculty of Biological Sciences Only.

Do you have a track record of successful delivery of ambitious and imaginative leadership and their associated activities, are you looking for a challenging leadership position and would you like to support staff to achieve academic excellence?

Do you have the ability to support the Executive Dean of Faculty in terms of providing leadership and direction for the Faculty, for developing and delivering a research and innovation strategy that is consistent with the Faculty Academic Plan and the University Strategy, and for promoting, facilitating and delivering research and innovation of the highest quality, including engaging staff with the research and innovation strategy and facilitating the links between academics in FMH and across the University, and external organisations such as industry, research councils, and government?

To explore the post further, or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Karen Birch, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences
via Teams or email:

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Biological Sciences
School/Institute: Biological Sciences Faculty Offices
Category: Academic
Grade: Grade 9 to Grade 10
£8204 honorarium a year
Post Type: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term (the tenure for the post will be by mutual agreement on appointment)
Release Date: Thursday 08 October 2020
Closing Date: Sunday 01 November 2020
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Reference: FBSFO1140