Director, Eastern Academic Research Consortium (Eastern ARC), University of Essex
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced and qualified candidate to join the Eastern Academic Research Consortium (Eastern ARC) in the newly created post of Director. The Eastern ARC is a strategic collaboration between the University of East Anglia, University of Essex, and University of Kent. This new post is intended to ensure that the Consortium is a partner of choice in the development of new collaborative research and innovation initiatives across the region and beyond; is agile and well positioned to capitalise on the opportunities presented by emerging government agendas and the priorities of funding bodies; is actively engaged with sectors beyond the academy to maximise the reach and depth of impact from our collaborative research and innovation activities; develops new research communities across the Consortium to capitalise on emerging opportunities; and achieves success in securing funding for large collaborative research and innovation projects.
To apply please send a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than the 28th February 2019.