Current Education Jobs in Ghana September 2021; Apply for the position of Provost at the Lancaster University Ghana
Details of the Provost Offer
Transnational Academic Group, in academic partnership with Lancaster University UK, delivers British undergraduate, postgraduate and foundation programmes at its campus in Ghana.
As we move onto the next exciting phase of our mission to develop the African leaders of tomorrow, we are seeking an
experienced, energetic, dynamic, and strategic professional to lead all academic and faculty activities and to implement the strategic academic vision of TAG/LUG.
The successful Provost will be the Chief Academic Officer for TAG/LUG, providing administrative leadership, direction, and evaluation of all academic activities and Faculty affairs to ensure the delivery of high-quality academic
programmes and learning experiences for our students and will be responsible for the operation, implementation, and assessment of academic programmes and policies of LUG.
The successful Provost will also have the ability to promote and support research and other initiatives of the university community and to maintain academic quality and standards.
The successful Provost will build relationships with industry, government, and other academic institutions to
facilitate the promotion and development of TAG/LUG and procure scholarships, research partnerships, guest speakers, and industry projects for students and alumni
An earned Doctorate in his/her area of expertise
Academic credentials consistent with the rank of Professor, demonstrated by a distinguished record of teaching, scholarly publications, and/or creative accomplishments that exhibit commitment to academic excellence.
Minimum 15 years work experience.
Experience and understanding of the tertiary landscape in Ghana and West Africa or similar emerging markets Experience in other jurisdictions will be considered.
Experience as a senior academic manager at the Dean/Deputy Dean level or above at an established university involving graduate and undergraduate programmes, including responsibility for budget, personnel recruitment, and evaluation
Evidence of strong abilities to work effectively and collaboratively with university administration, faculty, students, staff, and other stakeholder groups and partners, both within and outside the University and outside Ghana
Qualified candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) together with a Statement of Interest of not more than 2 pages to [email protected] and mention PROVOST in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Deadline 24th September 2021.