Heriot-Watt University - Deputy Principal appointment 12 Sep 2014

Perrett Laver is delighted to be working with Heriot-Watt University on the appointment of their Deputy-Principal (Research and Knowledge Transfer)

For further details or to apply, click the For Candidates button above and quote reference 1745.

Excellent and highly competitive package negotiable based on market rate and experience, salary not less than £90,000

Heriot-Watt is a research-led university with a distinctive subject portfolio focused on the creation and dissemination of knowledge in areas of significant economic and social impact. The research portfolio spans the fundamental to the applied, through an interdisciplinary approach to knowledge creation and enterprise. Founded in 1821 and now Scotland's most international university, our vision is to be world-leading within all of our specialist areas of science, engineering, design, management and languages.

The University is seeking a Deputy Principal (Research and Knowledge Transfer) to succeed Professor Alan Miller. The successful candidate will have been recognised for outstanding achievements in scholarship and research at a national and international level. She/he will have a record of successful and innovative strategic leadership and experience of managing and directing highly qualified academics and professional staff. Committed to Heriot-Watt's mission, ambitious and creative, she/he will inspire excellence in research and knowledge exchange across the University, developing national and international research links and partnerships.

The deadline for applications is 9am (GMT) on Monday 29th September 2014.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts at Heriot-Watt.


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