Collaboration Partner

This post is full time and permanent, working 35 hours per week. The salary stated is the starting salary.

This role is based within the Collaboration Development Team in the newly created Research and Knowledge Exchange Office. The team work closely with academic colleagues and senior leaders to proactively support the development of collaborations that build on our research activities. The team support engagement with a range of stakeholders including SMEs, businesses, 3rd sector and community organisations with the goals of creating mutual benefit and value through funded knowledge exchange projects. 

Successful candidates will have demonstrable experience of securing new opportunities for income generation by developing collaborations between researchers and non-academic partners. The role requires excellent communication skills and a good understanding of how University expertise may be developed and utilised through a range of knowledge transfer activities.

The current vacancy is primarily to support the College of Design, Creative and Digital Industries; relevant experience in subject areas within the College would be desirable.

Further information can be found in the job description and person specification, which can be accessed through link below. 

Interviews are likely to be held on: 23 July 2020

Administrative contact (for queries only): 



Closing date: 
Sunday, July 12, 2020
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