|Salary:||£35,000 to £40,000 plus excellent benefits|
|Placed On:||8th September 2021|
|Closes:||28th September 2021|
The Alan Turing Institute
The Alan Turing Institute is the UK’s national institute for data science and artificial intelligence whose mission is to make great leaps in data science and artificial intelligence research in order to change the world for the better.
The Academic Engagement team coordinate the Institute’s internal and external fellowship schemes, the university network of thirteen university partners, the university liaison function (Turing University Leads and University Liaison Managers at Turing university partners), researcher engagement schemes such as Interest Groups and Theory and Method Challenge Fortnights, and broader engagement with universities across the UK. All of these areas are anticipated to expand further as the Institute matures.
Reporting to the Senior Academic Engagement Manager, this new role will principally manage and coordinate the Institute’s Interest Groups and Theory and Method Challenge Fortnights (TMCF) initiatives, both of which are anticipated to grow and develop further as the Institute matures.
The postholder will work closely with various teams across the Institute to develop both initiatives. This includes, but is not limited to, Communications and Engagement, Programme Management, Finance, Legal and the University Liaison teams. They will work closely with the Theory and Method Challenge Fortnights Lead for the delivery of TMCF.
The role is an excellent opportunity for someone excited by the prospect of developing and shaping Institute processes and schemes, building academic communities, working collaboratively with colleagues across multiple Institute teams and acting as an Institute representative to external partners and researchers across the UK.
DUTIES AND AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Theory and Method Challenge Fortnights
Other Academic Engagement responsibilities
Ensure both initiatives and wider Academic Engagement activity complies with all Institute policies
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Terms and Conditions
This full time post is initially offered on a one year fixed term basis. The annual salary is £35,000-£40,000 plus excellent benefits, including flexible working and family friendly policies, https://www.turing.ac.uk/work-turing/why-work-turing/employee-benefits
Please see our jobs portal for full details on how to apply and the interview process.
Equality Diversity and Inclusion
The Alan Turing Institute is committed to creating an environment where diversity is valued and everyone is treated fairly. In accordance with the Equality Act, we welcome applications from anyone who meets the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. Reasonable adjustments to the interview process can also be made for any candidates with a disability.
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