Research and Innovation Manager (Assistant Principal Officer) Vacancy at the HEA

The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is the statutory funding body for the universities, institutes of technology and a number of designated higher education institutions (HEIs) and advises the Minister for Education and Skills on the development of Irish higher education. The mission of the HEA is to create a higher education system that maximises opportunities and ensures a high quality experience for students. The HEA performs an advocacy role for higher education to students, Government, employers and the general public. We input into the national policy agenda through the provision of high quality research and evidence based policy advice to the Department of Education and Skills (DES) and other agencies and Departments who have significant interaction with the higher education system.

This post is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in higher education and who would like to work in a small, but dynamic organisation. This position is based in the Policy and Strategic Planning section of the HEA.

Further information is available here.