Sector Lead - Future Cities

Anglia Ruskin University - Faculty of Science and Technology

About Anglia Ruskin University
Our vibrant, modern University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally and we have ambitious plans for our future. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investments. With an annual turnover of £200m, we are a major force for higher education in the East of England.

About the Role
Building on our world leading research as identified in REF2014, and our status as Entrepreneurial University of the Year, we have identified three key areas of focus for our new research, knowledge exchange and innovation strategy: Smart Living, Future Cities, and Digital and Creative Industries.

As Sector Lead you’ll be responsible for securing and exploiting consultancy, research, knowledge exchange and commercialisation opportunities in the Future Cities space. With a degree in a relevant area and a higher degree; you’ll have a track record of demonstrable success in significant bid writing, income generation, business development and project management.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with strategic vision and excellent communication skills to play a leading role in further developing our position as an outstanding provider of innovative, near-market solutions to current societal challenges.

Further information may be obtained from Professor Michael Cole, Deputy Dean (Research & External Income), Faculty of Science and Technology, at

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We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Guidance Notes
For a list of key requirements please press the apply button below, which will take you to the university's website where you can download the job description and person specification. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.

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