Head of Department - Psychology, Sociology and Politics

Sheffield Hallam University
December 14, 2022
Offerd Salary:£77,785 to £85,112
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Head of Department - Psychology, Sociology and Politics

College of Social Sciences & Arts Academic Senior staff grade - £77,785 to £85,112 (pro rata) dependent on experience

The Department of Psychology, Sociology and Politics has thriving teaching provision and an excellent track record of research performance and income – all supported by an incredibly committed staff group. As Head of Department you will provide visible strategic leadership to drive the enhancement, expansion and quality of all aspects of the department's activity.

Key priorities will include:

  • Leading on revalidation and the ongoing sustainability of our courses
  • Improving graduate outcomes
  • Managing the move to a new, state-of-the-art building in spring/summer 2024
  • Ensuring research is a fully inclusive endeavour throughout the department
  • The capabilities you will need include:

  • A demonstrable commitment to equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion
  • Experience of contributing to academic strategy development, and of executing faculty/ college strategy at department level
  • Significant experience of leading and managing academic colleagues
  • Exemplary interpersonal and people management skills
  • It's also vital that you share our ‘Hallam Values' of ambition, collaboration, inclusion, innovation and integrity, visibly role modelling these to staff both within the college and externally, as a member of the College Leadership Team.

    We particularly welcome applications from women, candidates from ethnic minority backgrounds and candidates with a disability, as these groups under- represented at senior leadership levels at Sheffield Hallam.

    The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on a number of factors specific to the individual applicant.

    Contact Person : Dr Iain Garner Contact Number : Date Advertised : 22-Nov-2022 Closing Date : 14-Dec-2022 Employment Type : Permanent - Full Time Location : Collegiate Campus Job number : 090325

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