Research and Knowledge Exchange Impact Officer (Arts & Humanities)

Canterbury Christ Church University - Faculty Office - Arts & Humanities


The Faculty of Arts and Humanities at Canterbury Christ Church University achieved notable success in the 2014 National Research Excellence Framework (REF). Over 90% of our research was rated as world leading (4*), internationally excellent (3*) or internationally recognised (2*). Disciplines within the Faculty include American Studies, Art, Design, English, History, Linguistics, Media, Music, Performing Arts and Theology. For further information about the Faculty please use the following link: (

The Role

The Faculty is looking for a dynamic academic who can improve Faculty systems and processes to support the development, dissemination and monitoring of RKE impact, with the aim of ensuring maximum impact from the Faculty’s RKE activities. The post-holder will work to develop a detailed understanding of RKE activity across the Faculty to be able to identify and advice on potential areas of impact. The post will help to develop REF impact case studies across the Schools in the Faculty.


The post of Faculty RKE Impact Officer requires someone who is substantially skilled in data collection, analysis and report writing. The post-holder will be someone with relevant experience gained in the Arts and Humanities sector, ideally from a museum, heritage or arts charity background.

Additional Information

The post is a 0.2fte fixed term appointment for one year.

If you require further information regarding the post please feel free to contact the Faculty’s Director of Research, Professor Jackie Eales, (strictly no agencies, thank you) via email: quoting reference number FAH0710.

Closing date for applications: 01 September 2017
Interviews are to be held: 13 September 2017

How to apply

To apply online, please click the ‘Apply for this job’ button below. To gain further details about this post please visit our Vacancies page:

For posts of this nature you will be required to fill in the main details section as well as upload your CV and any supporting documents.

If you require further information regarding the application process, please contact the Recruitment Team at quoting reference number FAH0710.

Please note applications must be made online via the University website; details sent directly via email cannot be considered.

No agencies, thank you.

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