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Dean of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Faculty Central (FEPS)

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   Commensurate with qualifications and experience (Level 7)
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date:  Friday 21 February 2020
Interview Date:   Friday 03 April 2020
Reference:  1223119GN

Dean of Engineering & Physical Sciences 

University of Southampton

Be ambitious 

Combining the highest academic expectations with research capabilities that have the scope to transform lives, the University of Southampton celebrates bold innovation and ambitious creativity – qualities that have secured our ranking in the top 100 of universities worldwide. 

We are seeking a visionary Dean of Engineering & Physical Sciences who shares our commitment to drive forward and build on our current achievements, and who will proactively seek out opportunities to champion the work of our staff and students on the global stage. 

The Faculty is recognised nationally and internationally for its sector-leading research, enterprise and education, which when combined, create a unique environment for developing more than 5,000 aspirational students and delivering world-changing insights, innovation and impact. 

This is a once-in-a-career opportunity to lead one of the UK’s largest and most successful engineering and physical sciences faculties, as well as joining the University’s executive leadership team; reporting directly to the Vice-Chancellor.

How to apply

For more information and details of how to apply, please email Sarah Hollowbread at The closing date for receipt of applications is midnight (GMT) on Friday 21 February 2020.

Important dates

Following a long listing meeting of the Search Committee, successful candidates will be invited to attend an ‘engagement day’ with members of the faculty on 16 March 2020.

Interviews are currently scheduled to take place on Friday 3 April 2020

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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