University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde


The University of Strathclyde is one of the largest employers in the City of Glasgow employing approximately 3,200 people in a broad range of occupations and roles. We are particularly proud at Strathclyde of our University's achievements and our range of innovative employment practices that both sustain and enhance our reputation as an employer of choice.

We also have a set of Values that describe us both as an institution and as people they are:-

  • People Oriented (committed to our staff and students, providing opportunities and investing in their development)
  • Bold (creative, confident and challenging about what we do)
  • Innovative (focused on discovering and applying knowledge with impact)
  • Collaborative (working together with integrity and in an open, respectful, way)
  • Ambitious (for our institution, our staff and our students)

Our standing as a good employer and commitments to diversity and equality are reinforced by us holding the European HR Excellence in Research award;  the Athena Swan Institutional Bronze award for commitment to advancing women’s careers in science, technology, engineering and maths,  and the Two Ticks Positive about Disability Symbol which is recognition of our commitments to employ, keep and develop the abilities of disabled staff.

Employer type: 
Employer - university/research institution
Employer size: 
1000+ employees

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