Job offer in england Doctoral Communications Coordinator – University of Bath

University of Bath – Doctoral College

The University of Bath is proud to be one of the UK’s leading universities, with an international reputation for the quality of our research and teaching. 

We aim to grow our reputation as an international leader in graduate education and as part of achieving this aim are establishing a Doctoral College, which will open in August 2017 based in the new 10 West Building. The Doctoral College will pool our considerable collective expertise and resource into a specialist hub, which will support a high quality experience for each of our ever increasing number of doctoral students.

Most positions in the new structure have been filled by talented staff who are already experienced in supporting our doctoral community across the University. We are now looking for positive and able staff to join them in the remaining positions and be a part of this new and exciting development.

This key role, reporting to the Head of Doctoral Development and Student Experience, is responsible for developing and enhancing the University’s online and social media presence in respect of its doctoral provision, and the quality of its communications with and between its doctoral community including pre-arrival.

The post holder will play a key role in the development of the Doctoral College website to support the promotion of the Bath Doctoral proposition, recruitment, community building and improving the profile of doctoral research internally and externally. They will also focus on improving support and communications for students on professional doctorates and other part-time students who are particularly reliant on the quality of the virtual doctoral environment.

This developing and rewarding role requires excellent communication skills and expertise in developing communications plans and distinctive content that fully utilise the digital environment.

For further information on this post please contact Val Skinner, Project Manager (Doctoral Provision) on 01225 384504 or

Closing date: Sunday 18 June 2017.

Interview date: Thursday 29 June 2017.


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