Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTP) Manager

University College London - UCL AHRC London Arts & Humanities Partnership (LAHP)

The London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP) was founded in 2014 by three leading UK research organisations: King’s College London (KCL), the School of Advanced Study (SAS), and University College London (UCL). Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and London School of Economics (LSE) are Associate Partners. These academic partners are recognised as global leaders in disciplines across the Arts and Humanities, and together, through LAHP, deliver outstanding doctoral supervision and research training to AHRC-funded postgraduate students over five annual cohorts.

The London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP’s ) training programme offers a training environment open to approximately 1,300 research students across the consortium’s partners. LAHP’s training framework and studentship allocation mechanism is based around the AHRC’s four interdisciplinary Panel areas: History, Thought & Systems of Belief, Creative & Performing Arts, Cultures & Heritage, and Languages & Literature. The original award was made in 2014 and funds five cohorts of three-year studentships. The current award will fund studentships starting in 2018/19 and completing in the 2020/21 academic year. This post is funded through this period in the first instance. The position of LAHP Doctoral Training Partnership Manager is a jointly funded appointment by UCL, School of Advanced Study, and King’s College London. As UCL is the lead institution, the post holder is a UCL employee and subject to UCL Terms and Conditions.

The successful candidate will have previous experience of managing budgets and taking the lead on the development and local inplementation of strategy. They will have excellent interpersonal skills with a proven track record of successful collaboration across internal and external stakeholders. They will be computer literate and have excellent organisational skill, time management, and project management skills.

UCL vacancy reference: 1678205

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.

Any queries should be addressed to Mrs Katie Canada-Chwieroth (

Closing Date: 5 November 2017.

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

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