Dixon Walter News

Developing solutions and sharing accountability to ensure true Equality and Diversity in the HE Sector


Posted 08 January 2018

Developing solutions and sharing accountability to ensure true Equality and Diversity in the HE Sector

As an Executive Search Firm working solely within the HE sector we are acutely aware of the current Equality...

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University of the West of Scotland announced the appointment of Professor Steve Olivier as its new Deputy Principal and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Professor Steve Olivier

Posted 21 December 2017

Dixon Walter are delighted to have recently supported UWS with this key appointment. Professor Olivier will join UWS in May 2018, following the retirement of current postholder Professor Paul Martin CBE.

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Movers and Shakers December

New Job

Posted 20 December 2017

As we head into the Festive Season, we take one last look this year at the Movers and Shakers and take this opportunity to wish good luck to all those starting new opportunities in...

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Congratulations! The Winners Announced!

Times Higher Education Awards 2017 Winners

Posted 01 December 2017

Nottingham Trent University has been crowned University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards 2017.

Judges praised the institution for “combining bold ambition with the hard work and c...

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Movers and Shakers, November 2017


Posted 28 November 2017

As the calendar year moves towards its end, Dixon Walter have taken another look at who’s moving. Good luck to all those starting new roles in the coming months.

Professor Gill V...

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At the forefront of a recruitment revolution


Posted 20 November 2017

The need to adapt to a fast-changing, increasingly international market has seen universities look to expand traditional roles and create others as they seek to retain existing staff and attract new talent


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Octobers Movers and Shakers

New Job

Posted 30 October 2017

It continues to be a busy time within the sector and Dixon Walter have once again looked at those moving on to new opportunities and wish them well...

Bath Spa University appoints ...

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Movers and Shakers - September 2017

New Job

Posted 29 September 2017

As the new academic year gets well and truly underway, Dixon Walter have taken another look at the recent “Movers and Shakers”. Congratulations and best wishes to all starting new adventures….


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Birmingham City University appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Clare Mackie

Posted 14 September 2017

Professor Clare Mackie will join Birmingham City University as Deputy Vice-Chancellor in January 2018, with responsibility for the University’s academic portfolio – including learning, teaching and the experience of students.

Professor Mackie joins from the Uni...

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Dixon Walter delighted to have supported Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums to appoint first Chair of new Strategic Board

Baroness Quinn

Posted 04 September 2017

Baroness Joyce Quin first Chair of new Strategic Board "I hope to build on TWAM’s great success as being one of the country’s leading cultural organisations, and to strongly support them in their wor... Read more