COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow, Centre for Business in Society

Location
Coventry, United Kingdom
Salary
£38,467 - £54,772 per annum
Posted
19 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Jan 2019
Ref
REQ006516
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 02/01/2019
Faculty / School or Service Centre for Business in Society
Salary £38,467 - £54,772 per annum
Package As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.
Job category/type Research

Job description

The Centre for Business in Society (CBiS) is the research hub for the Faculty of Business and Law at Coventry University.  Through understanding the impact of organisations' activities, behaviours and policies, our research promotes responsibility and seeks better outcomes for economies, environments and societies (www.coventry.ac.uk/research/areas-of-research/business-in-society/).

By interrogating the impact of organisations and policy-makers, our research team Data, Organisations and Society is addressing the implications of digital and big data for business, society and the economy, in particular the use, privacy and security of data in organisations and society.  Exponential growth in data is paving the way for a new business environment. We seek a better understanding of the opportunities provided and the innovation, ethical, social, privacy and security challenges posed to business, individuals and society.

The post holder will be part of a dynamic team, actively contributing to the research strategy and activities of CBiS, particularly in supporting and developing the work of the Centre's research team Data, Organisations and Society.  Candidates must have an established track record of creating and managing research projects, attracting funding,delivering REFable outputs and of collaborating across disciplines.  Further details are available from Professor Lyndon Simkin, Executive Director of CBiS.

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