The University of Wolverhampton

Associate Dean, Business Engagement

Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty of Science and Engineering
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Competitive Salary
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The Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Wolverhampton has earned a national and international reputation for excellence in innovation and technology transfer, and has an ambitious desire to be recognised as the ‘go-to’ and one of the most progressive establishments for Business Engagement.


The Faculty delivers research-led teaching and has outstanding links with regional and national industrial organisations with over 96% of our graduates securing employment or places of further study within 6 months of graduation. With a growing portfolio of degree level apprenticeships in architecture and the built environment, engineering, computing and healthcare science, as well as having an enviable transnational education provision across the globe, the role demands an Associate Dean, Business Engagement, with vision and drive to lead and develop our continuing growth and achieve our mission of equipping the workforce of the future.


As Associate Dean, Business Engagement, you will support the Dean of Faculty by taking responsibility for the day to day leadership and management of the whole Business Engagement portfolio, working closely with our in-house Business Solutions, with links to over 200 SMEs based on-site at our Wolverhampton and Telford campuses. Liaising closely with the Associate Deans, Academic and Research, as well as the Faculty’s six Heads of Schools, you will be pivotal in ensuring the progression of all new and existing business partnership developments, contributing to the University’s mission and the national and international agendas.


For informal discussions regarding the post contact the Dean of Faculty of Science and Engineering (

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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