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Vacancy for the Director of the Institute of Space and Earth Observation Science

Leicester University are currently recruiting for someone to lead the establishment and co-design with the research teams an Institute of Space and Earth Observation Science at Space Park, Leicester.

Working with a wide range of stakeholders, in academia, industry, and Government, this role is an exciting new opportunity to lead the establishment of a world class, research-led Institute, delivering research excellence in Earth Observation Science, Space Systems, and Space Data Science.

They are looking for someone with a PhD or equivalent substantial experience in a relevant field, who has a track record of working across a broad portfolio of space-based disciplines, a substantial record of research achievement in a related field, with a reputation to match, as well a strong track record of grant capture.

The closing date for applications is Midnight Sunday 17th November 2019.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a selection process which is likely to be held on Thursday 12th December 2019.

For more information about the post and details on how to apply click here.