Executive Director, UK
- Imperial College London and The George Institute for Global Health are inviting applications for the role of Executive Director for The George Institute in the UK
- Full Time, Permanent opportunity
- Based at Imperial College London’s South Kensington Campus
The George Institute (TGI) is 700+ people around the world, all focused on improving the health of millions of people worldwide. As a medical research institute affiliated with leading universities and with projects in approximately 50 countries, we are challenging the status quo in healthcare to:
- Find better treatments for the world's biggest health problems
- Transform primary health care to support better health for more people
- Harness the power of communities, governments and markets to improve health
Our innovative commercial enterprises help maximise our impact. Please visit 'what we do' to read more about how we are addressing the world's biggest health problems.
Imperial College London is a public research university in London, UK. The college focuses exclusively on science, technology, medicine, and business. The main campus is in South Kensington, and there is an innovation campus in White City. Facilities also include teaching hospitals throughout London, and a research field station at Silwood Park. Imperial has a large international community with more than 59% of students from outside the UK, and 140 countries represented on campus.
In 2020, Imperial College London and The George Institute for Global Health embarked on a new partnership to drive the development, evaluation, and implementation of innovative and sustainable solutions to some of the world’s greatest health challenges. The George Institute in the UK is now seeking an exceptional academic leader to help us increase our academic outputs, further our excellence in both research and people development, and grow the impact of our research on global policy and practice.
To deliver this mission, The George Institute UK will focus its research in the three key areas of health systems, women’s health and multimorbidity, as well as supporting collaborative initiatives in clinical trials and planetary health.
The Executive Director of The George Institute UK will lead The George Institute’s collaboration with Imperial and support the missions of both organisations. As well as conducting your own programme of research, you will develop and implement a vision and strategic plan for the long-term growth of The George Institute UK at Imperial College London. As the Executive Director you will lead strategic planning, people strategy and development, and revenue generation. You will also be central to the recruitment of three senior professorial-level academics who will lead The George Institute UK’s programmes in health systems, women’s health and multimorbidity research. As a member of the global Senior Management Group of The George Institute, you will be responsible for supporting the achievement of The George Institute’s overarching strategic plan (Strategy 2025) and contribute to the development and implementation of a vision and plan for the next phase of growth for the global organisation (Strategy 2030).
The closing date is Friday 17th June 2022.
To apply, please follow the link: Executive Director: The George Institute for Global Health UK | Jobs | Imperial College London
Type of career: Jobs
Country: United Kingdom
Application close date: 17/06/2022