Career Opportunities

You might be surprised at the range of opportunities on offer at a modern university. With around 600 academic and research staff and 900 professional and support staff, the opportunities are endless.

Garthdee CampusTeaching is divided into three main faculties, Business, Health & Social Care and Design & Technology, with our core research activity focussed into three Research Institutes. Support staff are located throughout all academic departments, as well as the larger support departments of HR, IT, Finance, Facilities/Estates, Student Services and the Library.

We’re committed to refining and strengthening the skills and capabilities of employees at all levels, as part of a wider commitment to ensure we have the organisational capability to grow, innovate and deliver on our longer term goals. Development opportunities are discussed at regular intervals through the performance review process.

This is why we have been accredited to the "Investors in People" standard since 1995, we continue to value it as a measure of our commitment to employee development.

Career Options

What the people say

  1. Laurie is a senior lecturer in the School of Engineering

    “The University has continued the tradition of RGIT as a leading vocational institution with a supportive and flexible attitude to part-time and work-based students.”

    Laurie Power

  2. Yat is a Planning Co-ordinator in Executive Support

    "I had reached a point in life, where I wanted to seek a more challenging working environment where personal and professional development would be encouraged and fostered."

    Yat Sandilands


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