|Salary:||Competitive salary plus benefits|
|Placed On:||12th September 2022|
|Closes:||14th October 2022|
In 2006 Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) was created by the University of Liverpool and Xi’an Jiaotong University – a top ten university in China. Offering a unique international education experience, XJTLU brings together excellent research practice and expertise from both institutions and gives students the skills and knowledge they need to secure careers in a global marketplace. XJTLU now has over 25,000 enrolled students in both Suzhou and Liverpool in the UK, with plans to grow to about 28,000 students by 2025. There are currently 2,000 staff with a large number appointed internationally. XJTLU offers our undergraduates and postgraduates over 100 programmes with a diverse spectrum of courses.
With a focus on innovative learning and teaching, and research, XJTLU draws on the strengths of its parent universities, and plays a pivotal role in facilitating access to China for UK and other institutional partners. At same time, XJTLU is exploring future education by blending the educational theory, best practice and culture from west and east.
As XJTLU continues to grow and go from strength to strength, we are now looking to appoint a new Vice-President of Academic Affairs. You will sit on the Senior Management Team at XJTLU and take leadership in all aspects of academic operation and activities, including academic strategy, academic standard and quality assurance, academic administration, academic related engagement. You will be responsible for the liaison with the University of Liverpool.
The post of VPAA is a full-time appointment, normally for an initial term of 3 years, and renewable subject to mutual agreement, with a continuing professorial position within the relevant faculty permanently. Competitive remuneration and generous fringe benefits, including housing where appropriate, will be provided.
Confirmation of the appointment will be made by the XJTLU Board on the recommendation of the University of Liverpool following interviews and subsequent consultation with the Executive President of XJTLU.
Informal enquiries can be directed to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education at the University of Liverpool, Professor Gavin Brown, tel:+44 (0)151 794 2220.
Further details, job description and personal specification can be found at https://www.minervasearch.com/vpxjtlu
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