UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN

Professor in Management

Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire (GB)
Posted
22 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Business School is seeking to recruit a Professor in Management who can make a significant contribution to leadership in both research and teaching, as well as working to take forward the development of our research culture, capacities and outcomes.  While we want candidates who can cover core teaching areas in Management such as Entrepreneurship and Innovation, International Business, Leadership or Marketing, we are happy to consider a range of research specialisms within the Management area.

School/Section Business School

Staff Category Academic

Position Type Full Time

Grade Grade 9

Salary Competitive

Closing Date 10/12/2018

Ref No BUS086A

The Business School is in an exciting and ambitious phase of its development. While proud of the University’s 500-year history, the Business School is a core part of the University’s plans for the future and is committed to increasing its profile. As an integral part of its growth strategy, the School has initiated a plan to earn accreditation of the School from the three main international accrediting agencies in the coming years.   

Building on substantial investment in the School over the past two years with hiring over 20 new academic staff, the School is in the process of making further hires at both the senior and junior levels in Management and Finance.  The Chair appointments will have the opportunity to help shape and lead the ambitions of the School. 

The School is proud to have been awarded the Athena SWAN Bronze Award for equality and diversity (one of only six Business Schools in the UK with this award). Details can be found here: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/business/people/equality-and-diversity-234.php

More information on the School is available by clicking on the link: www.abdn.ac.uk/business

A competitive remuneration package will be available for exceptional candidates considered for appointment at Professorial level and negotiable with placement according to qualifications and experience. 

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Bryan MacGregor, Executive Dean, (Tel: +44-(0)-1224 273831 or email b.d.macgregor@abdn.ac.uk) or Professor Ignacio Canales, Head of Management Studies, (Tel: +44-(0)1224 273236 or email ignacio.canales@abnd.ac.uk).  Please do not send CVs to either Professor MacGregor or Professor Canales. 

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 financial maintenance and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact (Marian Elliott-Jones, e-mail: m.elliott-jones@abdn.ac.uk) for further information. 

To apply online for this position visit www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs 

Job Reference Number: BUS086A

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 10 December 2018.

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