The British Psychological Society is looking to appoint a Chair of Research Board, to take up office from July 2021-2024.
Chair of the Research Board 2021-2024
The board aims to promote excellence in psychological research, pure and applied, so that everyone can access evidence-based psychology to enhance their lives, communities and wider society.
- A well-respected academic or practitioner, with a focus on excellence in psychological research
- Well aware of the challenges faced by researchers at all career stages
- A strategic thinker that is able to work across a range of research priorities (eg academic publishing), bringing focus for the society, its members and wider academic community
- Able to identify the strategic priorities for the BPS in relation to psychological research across the discipline
The Chair will also serve as a Trustee of the BPS, playing a key part in the overall strategy and direction.
The closing date for applications is Thursday 08 April 2021.
Interviews are to be held within the first 2 weeks of May.
Interested parties are welcome to speak with Debra Malpass, Director of Knowledge and Insight, for an informal discussion before they put forward their statement of interest.
In order to arrange a convenient time please contact Kerry Wood at [email protected]
Please note: the BPS embraces diversity and values equal opportunities. We are committed to building a society that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.