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Open Position: Head of Research Centres (RKE) at Royal College of Art
The Royal College of Art
(RCA) in London now is looking for a Head of Research Centres (RKE).
RCA is expanding their Research and Innovation activities and has recently established a flagship Intelligent Mobility Design Centre, and a Material Futures Research Group: the first lab in the RCA’s planned Material Science research centre.
RCA is seeking to appoint a Head of Research Centres to lead the next phase of development of the research centres, and to provide expert support for research and knowledge exchange funding and operations in these industry-facing, interdisciplinary centres.
The successful candidate will have a significant amount of experience in managing research, innovation, and knowledge exchange activities in higher education, preferably in relevant disciplines and sectors. They will have excellent research development skills and experience, with a proven track record of securing funding from public research funders and/or business, industry or public sector partners.
Application deadline: 12 May 2019
For more details and to apply, please visit the website