Deputy Head of the School of Mathematics and Physics

University of Lincoln - College of Science - School of Mathematics and Physics

Dynamic leadership, inspirational academics and significant financial investment have seen our reputation for teaching and research go from strength to strength. We’re looking for exceptional people with a relentless focus on improvement. Join us in shaping the next stage of our exciting future.

The creation of the fast growing School of Mathematics and Physics is a significant milestone in the development of the University of Lincoln and the College of Science.

The School provides undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and currently focuses on research in Materials Science and Algebra.

As Deputy Head of School you will provide leadership and management in agreed areas of core activity, supporting the Head of School in delivering strategic objectives, undertaking line management of staff, and playing a key role in the development of the School. Your leadership skills will be complemented by your strong knowledge of UK HE and well established track record of programme design and delivery, international student recruitment, knowledge transfer, working with industry and developing interdisciplinary research collaborations.

You will also lead interdisciplinary research aligned with Lincoln Materials Science Platform initiative and contribute to teaching within the School. A Chair is available to candidates with an appropriate research background.

This is an exceptional opportunity for those wishing to develop a career in academic management and leadership within a forward-thinking institution.

For further information or to apply online please visit our website at

If you have any queries please email or telephone 01522 886 775. Please quote the job reference number and title in all correspondence.

Closing date: 6th November 2016

As an institutional Athena SWAN Bronze Award holder we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

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