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Executive Programme Directors

Job Description

The post holders, working closely with the Centre Director, will:
• Lead the researchers of the research projects under the programme to accomplish the research goals
• Develop strategic guidance, oversee project and programme design to ensure proper functioning of operations to implement COCHE's objectives;
• Represent the interests of the research centre internally with senior academic and devote a significant amount of time on research at COCHE and actively contribute to the mentorship of graduate students and junior scientists;
• Provide market insight to inform and drive the development of COCHE portfolio and wider activities, as well as monitor, analyze and understand COCHE performance against KPIs and targets; and
• Liaise with potential funders, including research funders to raise funds for ongoing operations;
• Facilitate potential technology transfer (e.g. collaborative research; contract work; and commercialization of intellectual property)

General Qualification

• Ph.D. or an equivalent degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or a closely related field;
• Strong interests in CVD applications is a must;
• An internationally-recognised track record of innovation in research and publications in topics relevant to COCHE’s mission;
• A minimum of 10 years’ experience on research in the relevant fields;
• Excellent communication skills, including the ability to present different strands of the Centre's research to potential collaborators of academic disciplines, the public and media, and existing and prospective funders;
• Proven ability in leading, strategic planning, research project management, and research program development;
• Good written and communication skills in English; Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills; Independent, responsible, and outgoing character; and
• Wide network & collaboration with universities and companies is a plus.

Preferred Hiring Qualifications:

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Remuneration & Duration of Appointment

The remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits for full-time appointment include leave and medical insurance, etc.

Initial appointments will be made on a fixed-term contract of up to 1-3 years commencing immediately. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to performance and mutual agreements.

The application Materials that Should be Included

• CV with a list of your publications. Cover letter with a brief summary of your relevant professional experience and knowledge, a brief description of what your academic interests are and how they relate to your previous studies and future goals (Maximum 2 pages long)
• Copy of the degree certificate(s) and transcripts of records from your previously attended university-level institutions. Translations into English if the original documents are issued in any other languages.
• 2 Representative publications or technical reports. For longer documents, please provide a summary (abstract) and a web link to the full text.
• Contact information for two reference persons who know your research work well. We reserve the right to contact references only for shortlisted candidates.

Application Closing Date:

Applications will be considered continuously until the positions are filled.

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