Job Details

Head of Department for English and Media

Ref:
000245-4
Location:
Cambridge
Faculty/Professional Service:
Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences
Salary:
£57,674 - £63,009 p.a.

About Anglia Ruskin University:

Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

About the role:

The Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences provides first-class teaching, research and consultancy relevant to professional activity in arts, law and social sciences. We’re committed to the mutual reinforcement of theory and practice in teaching and research and have shaped our curriculum to ensure that traditional disciplines retain a clear academic identity but translate effectively into courses with professional relevance.

 

As a major provider of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in English, Communication, Film and Media, and a thriving research culture, we’re seeking an exceptional individual capable of providing strategic leadership for the Department. With a PhD or Professional Doctorate, you’ll have a strong managerial track record and a proven commitment to research. You’ll have experience of developing and managing partnerships, both in the UK and internationally, and the vision and passion to lead the Department through the next stage of its development.

 

There is potential for this role to be appointed at Professorial level, subject to meeting Anglia Ruskin’s Professorial Appointment Criteria. 

 

To find out more about working with us, click here.

We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.

 

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.

Guidance Notes:

For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification below. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.  

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