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[ecrea] Head of School of Media at Birmingham City University

Tue Feb 21 20:57:04 GMT 2017

This vacancy has been advertised today which I hope will be of interest to some of you.

This is a link to the online application platform and vacancy information:

  Head of the School of Media

        _Birmingham School of Media_

*Location: * 	*Parkside*
*Salary: * 	*Attractive Remuneration Package*

*Closing Date: * 	*Friday 24 March 2017*
*Interview Date: * 	*To be confirmed*
*Reference: * 	*022017-45*

*Shape talent and future opportunities in a dynamic, creative environment*

**Superb courses. State-of-the-art facilities. A key European city location: three of many reasons why Birmingham City University is an increasingly popular place to study. Our School of Media is leading centre of education, research and practice. With around 900 students, its resources are broadcast industry standard. We’re now looking for a visionary Head of School to lead gifted staff and students.**

*You’ll join 47 permanent colleagues at the heart of an innovative, diverse School. Here, you’ll provide strategic leadership, manage resources and get the best from a dedicated team. You’ll also work to create an outstanding student experience. The employability of graduates is a priority, so you’ll strive to equip students for exceptional opportunities. The key is to develop provision, embedding employer engagement and enterprise in each and every area.*

* To excel, you need the imagination, determination, presence and communicative skills to lead a diverse School in a vibrant university. Your background may be in industry or in academia. What matters is your ability to inspire staff and students to deliver an exciting future for Media. That calls for a capable leader who is naturally collaborative. With strategic focus, drive for results and a proven track record in management, you’ll build strong networks and achieve performance targets. We’re also looking for a relevant degree and postgraduate qualifications. If you don’t have professorial status already, you should be eligible for this on appointment.*


*_About the School of Media_*

*Our School of Media covers journalism, radio, television, popular music, jazz, music heritage, and new generation digital content and platforms. It also offers cutting-edge courses in games and film via our New Technology Institute. The School’s Media Centre features industry-standard TV, radio and post-production facilities. We open our studios to external hire and involve students in the production of professional work. We also conduct world-leading research, regularly win prizes and research awards, and maintain strong partnerships with organizations at the forefront of their industries: the BBC, Sky, Sony, Red Bee and many others.*

*The Dean of Faculty, Professor David Roberts ((david.roberts /at/ <mailto:(david.roberts /at/>), welcomes informal and confidential discussion with prospective candidates. *

*As part of your application, please ensure you upload a CV and covering letter*


*_Professorial Conferment_*

*If you wish to apply for a professorship please make your case below in two of the following four categories: Research and/or Creative Practice; Learning and Teaching; Reputation; Leadership’.*

*Further details of the criteria for the conferment of a professorship and the procedures for conferment can be found in the further details section.*

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