Job: Centre Manager, Crime and Security University Research Institute, Cardiff School of Social Sciences

The Crime and Security University Research Institute is seeking to recruit a Centre Manager. The Research Institute spans across three Colleges within Cardiff University, College of Biological and Life Sciences (BLS), College of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE), College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences (AHSS) and is headed by three Directors, one from each of the three colleges.

Over the past decade several of Cardiff University's research units have achieved international renown for their work across different areas relating to crime and security studies. With an interdisciplinary focus, the new Security and Crime Research Institute brings together this significant expertise from across the University's three colleges, drawing upon collective experience of crime, security and justice, as well as exploring new areas of expertise to complement the existing portfolio. Building upon existing external partnerships, including those with research collaborators such as IBM, South Wales Police, the College of Policing and Productive Margins, the research institute is committed to upholding a record of achieving real-world impact from our research findings.

The Centre Manager will be required to lead and manage the operational and administrative aspects of the Research Institute.

This position is fixed term for 5 years and is available immediately.

Salary: £39,685 - £45,954 per annum (Grade 7)

This is a full time position although consideration will be given to applicants wishing to work part-time with a minimum of 28 hours per week

Date advert posted: 24 September 2015

Closing date: Monday, 12 October 2015