Deputy Dean

Opening Date:
13 May 2019
Closing Date:
2 Jun 2019
Salary Range:

UWS is a university that dares to be different. We are proud that we are delivering on our purpose to change lives, transform communities and encourage enterprise through outstanding, distinctive and progressive higher education.

We have established ourselves as a force for good and there are numerous examples of pioneering research taking place at UWS right now which are having a very real and positive impact both nationally and internationally.

Our UWS School of Health & Life Sciences is the largest provider of nursing and midwifery education in Scotland with over 2,300 students on our Pre-registration programmes. Our graduates and staff are making an immense contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of the nation.

As such, we are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed individual who is NMC registered to join the team as Deputy Dean of the School of Health and Life Sciences at UWS to further continue this success.

In return, you will be part of a University that is really going places and which continues to attract national and international recognition. In 2019, Complete University Guide, UWS Nursing programmes showed the greatest improvement in the Scottish sector, and climbed 22 places nationally to 36th place as well as being ranked highest in Scotland for research intensity and joint no 1 for research intensity in UK.

Prior to submitting an application, you are encouraged to make an informal enquiry to:

Julie Edgar, Dean, 0141 848 3515,

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from under-represented groups.
UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer. University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520