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Director of Research and Enterprise

You will join our University at a time of unprecedented achievement. Our approach to recruit, retain and develop the very best people is serving us well at a time of change in the UK’s higher education sector.

The University is recruiting to a new role of Director of Research & Enterprise to create a new, single office supporting this endeavour. The Director will play a leading role in shaping and delivering the University’s research and enterprise activities, as well as being responsible for the establishment of a first-class service for our researchers.

The University is committed to maintaining and improving its research and enterprise performance across its broad span of disciplines. This requires high quality, professional management and administration, delivered in an integrated fashion across the whole research and enterprise lifecycle.

Loughborough is an exceptional university. The combination of our excellent student experience, enterprising outlook, world class research and unparalleled sporting achievement gives rise to something that’s truly special and distinctive among the UK’s universities. Recent years have seen remarkable success that you can read about here.

This position will be of interest to both senior colleagues at other higher education institutions, and leaders in the wider Higher Education research and enterprise areas looking to join what is an exciting, fulfilling and dynamic institution. 

The closing date for applications: 15 December 2018