UCD wishes to invite applicants for the following senior appointments:
Professor & Principal, UCD College of Science (Ref: 004343)
Professor & Principal, UCD College of Engineering and Architecture (Ref: 004342)
The role of the College Principal is instrumental in ensuring that UCD achieves the vision set out in the Strategic Plan 2010-2014.
The College Principal is a critical academic, strategic and management link between the overall management and direction of the University and the individual Schools which form the core academic and research units. The College Principal reports directly to the President and is part of his leadership team. The College Principal has responsibility for ensuring that the Schools are working effectively towards the achievement of the University Strategic Plan and for ensuring that the Schools are adequately resourced to discharge their work successfully. In addition, the College Principal plays a key role in representing the College to external stakeholders. A central aspect of the role is the promotion of innovative practices in all dimensions of the College’s activities to enable it to anticipate and capitalise on opportunities within the Irish and broader global economies.
In discharging her/his responsibilities, it is essential that the College Principal works in a collaborative and effective manner with the Heads of the Schools, Vice-Principals, College committees and the staff within the College.
Duration of Appointment: 5 Years
Closing Date: 23.30 hrs on Friday, 28 January 2011
Salary: Professor C Scale
Appointment on Professorial scale will be made commensurate with qualification and experience.
NOTE: Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 11:30pm on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications
Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website: http://www.ucd.ie/hr/jobvacancies