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Interdisciplinary Programme Coordinator - QMUL25376

Department: Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Salary: £38,084 - £44,807 (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL25376
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 21-Jun-2021
Closing date: 12-Jul-2021

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About the Role

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is seeking to recruit an Interdisciplinary Programme Coordinator. The successful candidate would work with the Dean, Deputy Deans and Faculty Education Manager in supporting the development and delivery of new interdisciplinary degree programmes and joint programmes in line with the Faculty’s Enabling Plan, disseminating information across the Faculty in a clear and concise manner.

About You

The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal and Organisational skills, and be capable of building strong relationships with colleagues across the University to ensure initiatives are successfully delivered.

The successful candidate will have a good Honours degree, significant experience of student administration and have a good understanding of academic teaching in higher education. Knowledge and experience of the various stages of the student cycle are essential. 

About the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) offers top quality teaching by internationally recognised experts. Queen Mary was awarded Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework Year 2 (TEF2) exercise in recognition of high quality teaching, learning and outcomes for its students.

Within the Faculty we believe that collaborating with our students and working together as partners allows us to create an environment in which they can reach their full potential. We have invested in developing a wide range of modules linked to world-leading research to support our students in gaining a rich perspective.

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme, staff networks and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Mile End Campus in London. It is full time permanent appointment, with an expected start date of August 2021. The starting salary will be Grade 5, in the range of £38,084 - £44,807 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.


Informal enquiries should be addressed to Lucie Langley at

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

The closing date for applications is 12th July 2021.

Interviews will take place shortly thereafter.

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

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