Head of the Leeds Institute of Clinical Trials Research

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7193984 (Ref.No. MHCTR1322)
Posted: November 16, 2023

Job Description

Do you have a track record of successful delivery of ambitious and imaginative leadership and their associated activities, are you looking for a challenging leadership position and would you like to support staff to achieve academic excellence?  Do you have the vision and creativity to be part of the development of the Faculty’s Research and Education vision? 

You will be joining the School of Medicine and Faculty leadership teams at an exciting time as we develop our vision and strategy to create the learning environment for students to be multi-professionally trained, who learn together to be ready to work together. 

You will be taking on a significant and complex leadership role in the Faculty and must be able to lead with a clear vision, engaging others across the Institute, School and Faculty.

You will have the leadership skills, ambition and creativity to drive and embed a positive culture, taking forward the development and delivery of the Institute’s academic strategy and objectives in line with the wider School and Faculty Strategy. You will thrive on working collaboratively in a dynamic environment to enhance the reputation of the Institute with a focus on quality and excellence.

Academic credibility is essential. You will have a sustained track record of excellence in research and/or student education relevant to the Institute, combined with excellent skills in team working and collaboration.

To explore the post further, or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Julia Brown, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health, [email protected] 


Professor Mark Kearney, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health, [email protected] 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:  Leeds Institute of Clinical Trials Research (LICTR)
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 9 to Grade 10
Salary:  Competitive salary (or clinical academic equivalent)
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Wednesday 15 November 2023
Closing Date:  Wednesday 13 December 2023
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  MHCTR1322

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.