Senior Lecturer/Reader in Business Analytics

Northern Ireland
Senior Lecturer: £52,560 - £60,905 per annum. Reader: £59,135 - £64,604 per annum.
Dec 11, 2019
End of advertisement period
Jan 06, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 06/01/2020  
Salary Senior Lecturer: £52,560 - £60,905 per annum. Reader: £59,135 - £64,604 per annum.  
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The Senior Lecturer/Reader position is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is eager to advance their research and teaching activities in the area of Business Analytics. At the School a new, dynamic Business Analytics research group is being formed under the leadership of Professor Min Zhang. A strong collaborative ethos is being fostered amongst group members to develop joint research projects together and to strengthen international research networks between the group and others outside of the UK. A new MSc Business Analytics programme that has been established will provide opportunities for dedicated teaching in the sub-discipline. Opportunities also exist to deliver Executive Education programmes in Business Analytics.  

The successful candidate must have: 

  • PhD completed in Management or related field
  • Extensive record of research publications in internationally-ranked refereed journals, preferably in Business Analytics
  • Potential to generate external research income
  • Teaching and assessment experience at undergraduate and postgraduate levels 

Queen's Management School (QMS) enjoys an international reputation as a top UK management school and a first-class research institute for all business and management disciplines. We seek to strengthen further our academic reputation by appointing committed academics to provide research leadership in line with our research strategy and to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

QMS is committed to the promotion of equality of opportunity and to creating and sustaining an environment that values and celebrates the diversity of its staff and student body. In particular, the school is committed to supporting the career progression of women in arts, humanities, social sciences, business and law (AHSSBL) in line with the Athena SWAN Charter. The University holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award.

Queen's University Belfast is a driver of innovation and talent based on excellence. Throughout the University, our academics are collaborating across disciplines and with outside agencies and institutions on projects of world significance. We are connected and networked with strategic partnerships across the world, helping us to expand our impact on wider society locally, nationally and globally. The University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing the best global talent within an environment that enables them to realise their full potential.

We are a leader in gender equality and diversity, and are one of the UK's most successful universities in the Athena SWAN initiative which promotes gender equality and career progression. We are ranked 1st in the UK for knowledge transfer partnerships, (Innovate UK) 9th in the UK for University facilities (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018) and 14th in the UK for research quality (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019).

Based in Belfast, a modern capital city, our beautiful campus is surrounded by abundant acres of parkland and is renowned as one of the safest and affordable cities in the UK. The choice of local Schools from pre-nursery upwards are some of the best available, and lovers of the outdoors can enjoy any number of activities from rowing and kayaking to top class golf among many others. We are immensely proud of what our city and our University will offer you.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Stephanie Graham, email: Stephanie.graham@qub.ac.uk or Michael Aldous, email: m.aldous@qub.ac.uk

Candidate Information
About the School
About Prof. Min Zhang
Further information for international applicants
Note to EEA applicants on Brexit