Research England, Executive Chair

The Executive Chair, working with the Research England Council Members, is responsible for setting the strategic vision for RE and contributing to the wider direction of UKRI. As a visible and credible leader of Research England you will provide direction, ensuring delivery research, skills, and infrastructure investments. 

As a member of UK Research and Innovation’s (UKRI) Executive Committee, the Executive Chair will be accountable to, and work closely with, the UKRI Chief Executive Officer. The Research England’s Executive Chair may also be responsible for leading and delivering one or more cross cutting areas for UKRI.  

The Executive Chair is also responsible for maintaining good working relationships and providing knowledge and leadership with the Council’s primary stakeholders: the English Higher Education research and Knowledge Exchange sector the other UK Higher Education Funding Bodies and the Office for Students. 

Additional aspect to the role may be developed over time such as leadership for a cross cutting UKRI theme.

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Closing date: 16 Dec 2021