Director-Academic Development Fund


Vice Chancellor's Office
UAL - High Holborn, London UK
Part time
Vice Chancellor's Office

11 January 2019 23:55


The post holder will work to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) to provide leadership in developing, delivering and evaluating the Academic Development Fund project, a key strand of UAL’s Academic Strategy. This project is a large scale intervention and investment to build the capacity and resilience of course teams and ensure the student experience, informed by research and the findings of our enhancement framework, the Academic Enhancement Model.

This is a senior role, requiring a high level of independent strategic work and a level of judgement based on considerable experience within an academic environment, which will underpin collaborative work with colleagues at the highest level of the University.

Creative Education is our core business and every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals. You will get to be part of this future by bringing your expertise to the development and management of the Academic Development Fund Project, ensuring its impact across the university.

You will have high level research and project management experience. You will be a recognised authority on the student experience and attainment/assessment within the creative arts, with widespread professional recognition within your institution and amongst external peers, based on demonstrated expertise. You will be able to demonstrate your knowledge of the trends and issues in academic provision, particularly within the creative arts at both a national and international level.

If you have any queries you may contact ADS Recruitment Team via email on or telephone: 020 7514 2965.

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

This opportunity is closed to applications.