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Kenya Country Director
The British Institute in Eastern Africa (BIEA) seeks to appoint a new Kenya Country Director from June 2022. The Country Director will be an academic with an international reputation for research on eastern Africa, working in any discipline of the humanities and social sciences. They will also be able to demonstrate significant experience in leadership and management. The Country Director will be expected to conduct their own research while leading and overseeing the activities of the BIEA in Kenya, including the running of BIEA’s Nairobi base.
The appointment will be for three years in the first instance, renewable for a further two years subject to performance. Applicants who are able to arrange secondments from an existing post will be welcome to apply. Salary will be at a competitive rate, appropriate to experience and career-stage.
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In line with Kenyan Government employment policies, we seek to fill this post with a Kenyan Citizen.
Further particulars for the position, including a full job description and a list of essential and desirable criteria for applications, are available on our website: www.biea.ac.uk.
Applications must be received by 17.00 East Africa Time on 31 January 2022. Interviews are likely to be held in mid-March 2022.
How to apply
Applications should be submitted to Christine Gibson (UK Programme Coordinator): email@example.com by 17.00 East Africa Time on 31 January 2022. Your letter of application should be accompanied by a full CV, details of three referees (one of whom should be your current line manager), and a statement of not more than 1,000 words setting out your personal research plan for the next three years (including possible sources of external funding).
If you do not wish us to contact your referees without informing you first, please make this clear in your application letter. Potential applicants may contact BIEA’s director, Dr Jane Humphris, with any specific questions: firstname.lastname@example.org