Recruitment for MRC and STFC Executive Chairs

Recruitment for MRC and STFC Executive Chairs

24 July 2017

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has launched a recruitment campaign to appoint two Executive Chairs to UK Research and Innovation.

The positions as Executive Chairs of the Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) will be part of UK Research and Innovation’s Executive Committee and will have a critical role in sustaining the excellence of UK research and innovation and increasing its social and economic impact.

We are seeking inspirational candidates with international standing and a proven track record to lead both STFC and MRC, once each becomes one of the nine constituent Councils of UK Research and Innovation in April 2018.

Each post holder may also be responsible for leading and delivering one or more cross cutting area for UK Research and Innovation, on behalf of all the Councils.

The full advertisements can be found on the Centre for Public appointments website by following the links below: