UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN

Senior Lecturer in Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire (GB)
Posted
Apr 11, 2019
End of advertisement period
May 26, 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

THE UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN

BUSINESS SCHOOL

SENIOR LECTURER IN ENTERPISE, ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION

REF NO: BUS098A


The Business School is looking to appoint two full-time Senior Lecturers in Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Innovation. While these positions may be in traditional management areas, we would welcome those with interests in entrepreneurship from associated business disciplines in accountancy, finance, economics or real estate. 

Effective and innovative teaching are key aspects of the posts as well as proven administration and management experience are desirable in the successful applicant. 

For this appointment we are particularly looking for people with a track record in the development and teaching of entrepreneurship courses across undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as research in the entrepreneurship field. Of importance is the ability to demonstrate experience in the teaching entrepreneurship in science-based activities or technology.  
 
The successful applicants will have a strong, internationally recognised publication record and will have a track record in, peer-rated grant applications, achievement of knowledge transfer projects and postgraduate supervision.  

For both appointments research excellence and an enthusiasm to encourage and support research capacity building within the School are important requirements for the posts. 

Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 8 salary scale (£51,630 - £55,089 per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience. 

Any appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references and potentially a period of probation. For further information on various staff benefits and policies please visit http://www.abdn.ac.uk/staffnet/working-here/.  

Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum points criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa. As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of qualifications and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Marian Elliott-Jones (m.elliott-jones@abdn.ac.uk) for further information. 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 26 May 2019

Should you wish to make an informal enquiry, please contact:

Professor Keith Bender, Interim Head of School
+44-(0)1224 273411, email: kabender@abdn.ac.uk   

or
 
Professor Ignacio Canales, Head of Management Studies
+44-(0)1224 273236; email ignacio.canales@abdn.ac.uk

Please do not send application forms or CVs to Professor Bender or Professor Canales. 

Please quote reference number BUS098A on all correspondence  

The University pursues a policy of equal opportunities in the appointment and promotion of staff.