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Deputy Dean – School of Education & Social Sciences

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Deputy Dean – School of Education & Social Sciences


UWS is a college that dares to be exclusive. We are proud that we are delivering on our reason to trade lives, remodel communities, and encourage corporation through incredible, different and modern better schooling.

The School of Education & Social Sciences at UWS is a newly-created School that’s made from 3 divisions: Education; Social Sciences; and Psychology & Social Work. More than 3000 college students study on programs inside the School, throughout our various campuses, supported through over 100 educational workforce and professional carrier colleagues. Our commitment to excellence is pondered in our BA Education degree, presently ranked at #1 in the UK in The Guardian University Guide 2020.

In this crucial senior control position, you will deputize for the Dean in all components of the School’s strategy and operational subjects, while leading in your very own key areas as determined by means of the Dean.

You will provide leadership to each instructional and administrative capabilities within the School, control sources, and build successful groups.

You must have a remarkable track file of fulfillment at university stage, together with enjoy of success in management and management roles at a degree commensurate with the demands of this submit.

Associate Professor in School Development and Education Leadership

The Department of Teacher Education is saying 1 – 2 full-time permanent positions as Associate Professor in School development and Education Leadership.

The function is based totally inside the Section for Vocational trainer schooling, faculty development, and academic leadership. The environment in education management currently has 4 professors, 3 partner professors, 1 college lecturer, and 3 Ph.D. studies fellows.

The Section is chargeable for the Norwegian Head Teacher/Principal education program, the revel in-primarily based master’s application in college management and other similarly training guides. The research pastime is essentially aimed toward movement-orientated know-how for the development of the school, schooling and gaining knowledge of.

Work regions

Teaching and supervision in the Section’s have a look at applications that include school improvement and education control, in general within the grasp application in college development and training management and the fundamental education program.
Research related to school development and training control
Administrative duties


The role requires a Doctoral degree and academic excellence. The Doctoral degree and the research must be within an academic field that is relevant for college improvement and schooling management, as an example within business enterprise and control or inside administration and management systems.
Good expertise of the Nordic leadership and operating existence way of life.

Emphasis may be positioned on potential and enjoy in starting up and main research. Strong emphasis may be placed on the ebook of research results in recognized international journals in the applicable instructional area, especially during the last 5 years, excluding statutory leave.


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