Lecturer in Economics
Department of International Business & Economics
Salary: £33,199 to £38,460
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Wednesday 14 August 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
The University of Greenwich, Faculty of Business is seeking a Lecturer in Economics.
The Department of International Business and Economics mission statement is:
“We are a department of imaginative researchers and pedagogically innovative academics seeking to share our vision and enthusiasm for economics and international business with the next generation of inspiring global citizens, our local community and other seekers of solutions to real world economic problems, utilising a broad range of theoretical and methodological tools”.
The position offers opportunities for research and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Economics. We are particularly looking for candidates that enjoy working with diverse cohorts of students and challenging them to fulfil their potential through developing inspiring course materials and learning activities within a blended learning environment and providing excellent student care. The University of Greenwich has a strong commitment to diversity and internationalism, and this is reflected in our staff and student profiles.
Although we will consider applications from any area of economics, the department is especially interested in those working on issues in microeconomics and/or those applying their ideas to economies outside of EU/UK/US.
The Faculty of Business is based in the Old Royal Naval College at Greenwich – a UNESCO World Heritage site – has a strong commitment to diversity and internationalism. This is reflected in our focus on inclusive curricula and equality of opportunity and access for all learners. The Department of International Business and Economics has a portfolio of Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes in the areas of Economics and International Business. Our teaching is informed by the international research agenda developed within the faculty research centres, IBE staff are currently affiliated to: Centre for Business Network Analysis (CBNA), Institute of Political Economy, Governance, Finance and Accountability (PEGFA) and Centre for Research on Employment and Work (CREW). In addition, the department has an interest in research in Business and Economics Education (BEE) through the developing MERIT Hub (Measuring Education’s Real Impact from Innovative Teaching) with those interested in economics education supporting the University to evaluate teaching, learning and access initiatives. We are seeking an academic with a developing research profile in any area of economics who is interested in developing effective learning environments and enhanced student support within the department.
Should you have any queries please contact the Professor Denise Hawkes, Head of Department at D.Hawkes@greenwich.ac.uk .
We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research, through our values.
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.