Professor of Education and Head of the Education and Social Research Institute

Manchester Metropolitan University

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United Kingdom

Position type:

Full time


Competitive salary + benefits

05 Jan 2017
07 Feb 2017

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Reference number: 2017/01/05/3601

Manchester Metropolitan University is looking to appoint a leading scholar and applied educational researcher as the next Head of our internationally renowned Education and Social Research Institute (ESRI)

This is a career-defining opportunity to play a leading role in one the UK’s biggest and best education faculties and to lead research activity in the Education and Social Research Institute (ESRI). You’ll be part of the future of a great modern university that epitomises the drive and spirit of Manchester, a great global city.

Like the city we’re based in – the UK’s most popular destination for students – Manchester Metropolitan University has a reputation for exploring, creating, inventing and re-inventing. Nowhere is our boldness better exemplified than in our Faculty of Education: ranked amongst the UK’s top twenty (alongside some of the UK’s most prestigious traditional universities) and confident in our ability to compete on the world stage.

At Manchester Metropolitan, we believe in pushing boundaries so we’re searching the world to fill this vital role. Wherever you’re working today: Europe, America, Asia, Australia; whether you’re an inspiring professor or a reader with ambitions to lead – if you have an enviable research record, strong leadership skills and, like us, you’re on an upward trajectory, we’d like to talk to you more about this sizeable opportunity.

To find out more click 'Apply Online' or contact to arrange an informal discussion about the Faculty, the University, the role, our requirements and the rewards on offer. 

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