Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Global Engagement and Partnerships


Vice Chancellor's Office

Location: University of Liverpool

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As we look ahead to 2031, when our University will celebrate 150 years of creativity, innovation and global impact, we are appointing to a new role of Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Global Engagement and Partnerships who will be directly accountable to the Vice-Chancellor for leading the development of the University’s Global Vision and Strategy.  

This will include working with internal and external stakeholders to increase the University’s international profile, reputation and performance in overseas markets promoting the University’s education and research strengths overseas; overseeing existing and developing new international partnerships that will enhance the University’s global reputation; increasing the range and flexibility of international opportunities for Liverpool students to study or work abroad; and ensuring that all undergraduate and postgraduate international students at Liverpool have an outstanding educational experience and working collaboratively with Executive Pro-Vice-Chancellors and Deans to embed a culture of global orientation within the ethos of the institution.  

Since 1881, our mission has been the advancement of learning and the ennoblement of life. The opportunity to further this aim now, with our teaching and research already transforming lives in our renowned home city and around the world, has never been greater.  Outward-looking, pioneering, welcoming, diverse and inclusive, we are at the heart of the city region’s ambitions, which will bring the University’s research in areas including advanced materials, digital, health and sustainability to the fore. But our reach is without borders; we work with industry and academia nationally and internationally to make new discoveries and help solve society’s global challenges. 

This is an exceptional opportunity for an outstanding leader, with a passion for increasing the impact of international activity on student education, the wider student experience and research and innovation to build upon the University’s successes and achieve its longer-term aspirations. 

Salary: Competitive for the role 

Location: Liverpool, England

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further or have any questions about the role, please contact Principal Research Associate, Thomas Eade at or +44 (0)20 3928 7349.

For further details, including a job description, person specification and information on how to apply, please visit quoting reference 6416.


The closing date for applications is at 12:00 midnight GMT on Sunday 16 April 2023

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