Vice President for Learning & Teaching: University College Cork

Published by on the 23 May 2018

The University seeks a high calibre academic leader to further enhance its profile in learning and teaching. The ideal candidate will have a track record of international excellence in learning and teaching. S/he shall combine extensive leadership achievement, strategic management and evidence of budgetary experience with demonstrable ambition, creativity and vision for the University. Current remuneration for the post is basic salary of €144,187 per annum.

Reporting to the President, the Vice President for Learning and Teaching will have a central role in leading the strategic development and direction of policy and practice in Learning and Teaching within the University. The Office of Vice-President for Learning & Teaching (OVPLT) plays a lead role in enabling UCC to achieve its vision ‘To be a leading university of independent thinkers’ ( The overall strategic objective of the Office of Vice-President for Learning & Teaching is to develop a learning and teaching environment that is ‘student-focussed, staff-supported and globally informed’.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see under “Senior Appointments”. Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal. Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to, quoting the job-title. Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 19 June 2018.

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