The York Centre of the Stockholm Environment Institute is seeking a new Centre Director.
SEI York is one of eight centres of the globally renowned Stockholm Environment Institute, which building on a reputation for excellence established over its 30 year history - remains at the forefront of international sustainable development research.
As Director you will be responsible for the strategic leadership and management of the Centre, working closely with leadership teams at SEI HQ (based in Stockholm) and the University of York to support the development and growth of the Centre. Management and leadership duties will encompass roughly half of your role, 50% remaining to develop your research; securing ambitious, high value grants that generate real-world impact. You will act as an ambassador for the work of SEI York, supporting, inspiring and mentoring other colleagues in the delivery of their research objectives and career development.
You will be supported in this role by the Deputy Director and Executive Assistant, alongside the Centre Management Team and Research Committee.
Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Brian Fulton (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Closing Date: 05/01/2020
Interview Date: 29/01/2020
Salary: Commensurate with academic level of appointment. (see candidate brief for further details)
Senior Research Fellow = £51,034 - £59,135 / Reader = £51,034 - £62,727 / Professor = From £64,986
SEI conducts a comprehensive research, consulting and training programme which focuses on the links between the ecological, social and economic systems at global, regional and national and local levels. SEI was ranked as the world's most influential think tank on environmental policy in the 2016 Global Go To Think Tank Index. For more detailed about the breadth and impact of our work, please refer to: https://www.york.ac.uk/sei/ and https://www.sei.org
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