How to apply

The Advisory Committee has appointed Perrett Laver to assist it with its task. To express an interest in the office of Vice-Chancellor, please upload your application to Perrett Laver’s website quoting reference 5736.

Applications should consist of a covering letter and a CV which should include narrative detailing the nature and responsibilities of senior posts held. The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon BST on Monday, 25 April 2022. The Committee reserves the right to consider later applications. 

The Committee welcomes applications from all interested individuals, from inside and outside the University and nationally and internationally. The Committee particularly welcomes applications from those in groups underrepresented at senior levels within the University of Cambridge, including female applicants and those from an ethnic minority.

Data protection:

Protecting your personal data is of the utmost importance to Perrett Laver and we take this responsibility very seriously. Any information obtained by our trading divisions is held and processed in accordance with the relevant data protection legislation. The data you provide us with is securely stored on our computerised database and transferred to our clients for the purposes of presenting you as a candidate and/or considering your suitability for a role you have registered interest in.

As defined under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Perrett Laver is a Data Controller and a Data Processor, and our legal basis for processing your personal data is ‘Legitimate Interests’. You have the right to object to us processing your data in this way. For more information about this, your rights, and our approach to Data Protection and Privacy, please visit our website 

The University of Cambridge’s data protection policy, relating to current and prospective staff members, can be found on the following link: