Associate Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1419361

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Associate Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor Medicine, Health and Life Sciences based in Belfast.


Associate Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

Ref: 19/107545

Faculty Office MHLS

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, with a distinguished heritage and history. With over 24,000 students, 3,700 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m, Queen’s University Belfast plays a unique leadership role in Northern Ireland. As a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Queen’s University Belfast combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos.

Our five core values (Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.

The Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences (MHLS) is globally recognised for excellence in education and research which is evident in programmes that are designed to produce the next generation of leaders.  The Faculty is comprised of four schools- School of Medicine, Dentistry & Biomedical Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, School of Nursing & Midwifery and School of Pharmacy. 

We are recruiting for an Associate Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor, for the Faculty of MHLS who will play a key role in the continued success of the University. The successful candidate will take devolved responsibility for delivering a range of the Faculty’s priorities including the programmes recently successful City Deal – Digital Health Care and iREACH.

This is a permanent Professorial position, the role of Associate Faculty PVC is initially for 3 years with the possibility of being extended for a further 3 years. This is a full-time position, with 0.6fte dedicated to under taking the Associate Faculty PVC role.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A PhD or higher degree in a relevant discipline.
  • International academic standing in a discipline relevant to the Faculty as evidenced by levels of grant income, a sustained high quality publication record and PhD supervision.
  • Experience in Digital Health Care and Health Data Research

Salary: Professor salary will be determined in accordance with the Professorial ranges as applied within the University.

Anticipated interview date: Thursday 15 August 2019

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website.

Closing date: Wednesday 26 June 2019

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability