The School of Global Studies (SGS) a new academic initiative at Thammasat University is
now seeking to accelerate its growth. The Board and Dean are looking for a missionfocused, seasoned, strategic, and process minded leader with experience scaling an
organization, leading an executive management team, and developing a performance
culture among a group of diverse individuals. The COO must be a leader who is able to help
others SGS deliver measurable, cost-effective results that make the vision a reality.
Importantly, the successful COO will have the skills, sensitivity, and personal confidence to
tap into the qualities that each member of the team brings to this mission. While it is
essential that the COO bring efficient and effective systems to increase the productivity of
the organization, is it also critical that the team retains the innovation spark that drives the
As a prerequisite, the successful candidate must believe in the core values of SGS and be
driven by the mission. The candidate should demonstrate a passion for breaking new ground
to lead social change. Beyond that, we are seeking a candidate that has proven experience
in scaling an organization and a demonstrated ability to both lead and build the capabilities
of a diverse team. The successful candidate will most likely have had management and
leadership experience with an organization.
This is an opportunity for a highly motivated professional to assume a pivotal role in the
evolution of a new academic initiative within a highly respected University. We are seeking
an individual with sound quality and track record. SGS is prepared to offer an attractive
Application and queries
Send your resume and cover letter (in English) to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nitaya Vajanapoom,
Dean, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Starting date: as soon as possible.
School of Global Studies, Thammasat University: http://www.sgs.tu.ac.th