UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN

Senior Lecturer/Chair – Business School and PGT Director

Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Salary
£52,559 - £59,135 per annum
Posted
25 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Jan 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Business School

Senior Lecturer/Chair – Business School and PGT Director

BUS125A

The Business School is looking to appoint a Senior Lecturer or Professor (Teaching and Scholarship) in any cognate Business School discipline to support its continued growth and expansion into new PGT subject areas and support current PGT offerings. We welcome applications from outstanding teachers with a strong track record of PGT programme leadership and a passion for enhancing student experience.  Experience in programme development and horizon scanning is also desirable.

We are looking to appoint an established academic and educator who has substantial experience in teaching at all levels in the university, leading PGT programmes and developing portfolios of PGT programmes.  The successful candidate will work with colleagues in the School towards developing a strong international reputation in high quality teaching and outstanding student experience that is aligned with the School’s mission and vision.

In addition to the above, at Professor level we are looking to appoint a candidate with a track record of scholarship publications and or industry experience.

For an appointment at the Senior Lecturer level, salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 8 (£52,559 - £59,135 per annum) salary scale and negotiable with placement according to qualifications and experience.  A highly competitive remuneration package will be available for exceptional candidates considered for appointment at the Professorial level.  

Any appointment will be made subject to satisfactory references. For further information on various staff benefits and policies please visit http://www.abdn.ac.uk/staffnet/working-here/

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 qualifications and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Marian Elliott-Jones (m.elliott-jones@abdn.ac.uk) for further information.

Online application forms are available at www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5 January 2020

Should you wish to make an informal enquiry, please contact:

Lindsay Tibbetts, Deputy Head of School

+44-(0)1224-273237, email:  lindsay.tibbetts@abdn.ac.uk

or                                                                                               

David McCausland, Director of Undergraduate studies

+44-(0)1224 272180 , email: d.mccausland@abdn.ac.uk

Please do not send application forms or CVs to Mrs Tibbetts or David McCausland

Please quote reference number BUS125A on all correspondence

The Business School welcomes a diverse working environment and recognises the benefits this can bring.  The School is keen to receive applications from individuals from across all of the equality protected characteristics (race, gender, disability, gender reassignment, age, sexual orientation, religion/belief, pregnancy/maternity, marriage/civil partnership).

The University supports opportunities for flexible working for a range of reasons and has policies in place to facilitate this.  The policies can be found here: 

https://www.abdn.ac.uk/staffnet/working-here/flexible-working--5607.php

The University’s commitment to gender equality has been recognised through the achievement of an Athena SWAN Bronze award.  The University is also a Stonewall Diversity Champion to further LGBT equality and a Disability Committed Employer recognising our commitment to supporting disabled staff and students.  

https://www.abdn.ac.uk/staffnet/governance/equality-and-diversity-277.php

 

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