Associate Lecturer in Sports Business Management
Department of Marketing and Tourism
Please note this post is part time, fixed term for 1 year or upon the early return of the post holder.
Closing Date: Monday 11 November 2019
Interview Date: Thursday 28 November 2019
Hourly rate for this post; £17.52. Please note for every hour of teaching you are given, you will also be allocated 1.5 hours of preparation and marking time.
The University of Lincoln is an ambitious institution and currently ranked at 17th in the Guardian League Table and 42nd in the Complete University Guide, alongside a Gold rating within the Teaching Excellence Framework. The University’s strategy is based on five core principles: teaching excellence and great student experience, graduate success, research with impact, employer engagement and promoting and facilitating dynamic and engaged people. This post is located within Lincoln International Business School (LIBS), which became a separate College within the University in 2016. LIBS, located on the stunning modern campus in the heart of the historic city of Lincoln, is culturally diverse, internationally minded, and committed to providing an educational experience that enhances employability and enables people and businesses to create successful and responsible futures.
Continued success reflects the academic community, its values and collegiate working. High quality undergraduate programs are evolving to enhance research-engaged education; following the established ‘Student as Producer’ teaching and learning strategy. We have a portfolio of Master’s level programs attracting international, UK and European students. The School is expanding its external income generation through corporate, executive and professional programs, as well as through funded research, consultancy and international student recruitment. LIBS is ambitious to build on its achievements in the 2014 REF and has pioneered teaching excellence through an Inclusive Curriculum program and initiatives based around the digital agenda.
The Marketing and Tourism Department deliver highly successful undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Tourism, Events Marketing and Sports Business Management. These programs combine to create the ‘Tourism, Events and Sports Subject Group’ which is currently ranked number one in both the Guardian League Table and the Complete University Guide League table under Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism. This achievement demonstrates our continual success and high levels of engagement across a sustained period.
Specific to this post upon appointment:
The post-holder will join the academic team in the Marketing and Tourism Department. You will be a student-centered, team-player who can contribute to the undergraduate teaching on our Sports Business Management degree as well as offer teaching support across other programs. You will be expected to lead modules in the curricula and take on dissertation supervision at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Expertise around Sport Policy and Planning, Sports Studies and Project Management would be valuable in the role, although not essential.
This position does not fulfill the UK Visas & Immigration sponsorship criteria for Tier 2.