Civitas Recruitment are partnering with a fantastic college based in Cambridge offering leading accredited qualifications and degrees in traditional Islamic subjects and courses aiming to develop Muslim thought leadership. The organisation has been established for over a decade and collaborates effectively with the older University of Cambridge. As the College embarks on a period of growth, an opportunity exists for an Academic Director to join the team to direct and develop the College's teaching staff, academic programmes and research in support of the College's strategic objectives. This involves the strategic and pro-active management of people, resources and infrastructure and the development and support of high academic standards according to HE benchmarks. The Academic Director plays a key role in ensuring cohesion to the college's academic vision across all programmes and outputs.
Who are we looking for?
Ideal candidates will possess a good mix of expertise in research and academia. You will be a specialist in teaching Islamic courses and already be working at Associate professor or Senior lecturer level. You will be able to demonstrate a passion for Academia and demonstrate leadership skills whereby your flexibility, team building, and innovative thinking skills are showcased throughout your work history. Please apply immediately or enquire with Syed at Civitas Recruitment for a full JD and initial discussion. Early applications are encouraged, and the college is open to sponsoring highly skilled status candidates where appropriate.