Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) Manager

Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health

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UCL, Gower Street, London, UK


  • Posted on: 16th Nov 2021
  • Salary: £36,770 - £44,388 per annum
  • REF: 1880241
  • Closes: 30th November 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

Duties and Responsibilities

The post will be based within the Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, supporting the Soc-B Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT).

The role holder will be responsible for overseeing all day-to-day operations of the Soc-B CDT, coordinating all aspects of administration supporting the delivery of the programme, and implementing decisions taken by the CDT Academic Directors. The CDT Manager will provide a first point of contact for the Centre and play a key role in its coordination.

This is a full-time post (1.0fte) and is funded until 30 September 2027 in the first instance.

Key Requirements

Educated to A Level standard or equivalent or proven track record in administration and/or experience within Higher Education administration.

Essential skills: Previous administrative experience (ideally, within a similar environment), experience of monitoring budgets and reporting on expenditure and experience of planning and managing events.

Desirable skills: Familiarity with Higher Educations systems (e.g. for student records, timetabling, financial management) and ability to use web publishing software to produce documents for the web.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed via the bottom of this page.

To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below.

Informal enquiries can be made to: Professor Yvonne Kelly y.kelly@ucl.ac.uk.

If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Floriana Bortolotti (f.bortolotti@ucl.ac.uk).

The UCL Ways of Working for professional services supports colleagues to be successful and happy at UCL through sharing expectations around how we work please see www.ucl.ac.uk/ways-of-working to find out more.

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Closing Date

30 Nov 2021

Latest time for the submission of applications


Interview date

w/c 13 Dec 2021

Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality.

This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff.

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