Lecturer/Senior Teaching Fellow in Decision, Analytics and Risk
Decision Analytics & Risk
Location: Highfield Campus
Salary: £31,406 to £50,296 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date: Sunday 19 September 2021
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Lecturer / (Senior) Teaching Fellow – Decision, Analytics and Risk
Southampton Business School
Applications will be considered from 0.6FTE and above
Inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs and leaders in risk
There are few better places to launch an influential, long-term career. This is your chance to develop future-defining expertise at the cutting edge of contemporary business thinking. Working at the heart of a thriving academic community with a worldwide reputation, you’ll have every opportunity to progress your professional profile and research interests. At the same time you’ll be shaping the next generation.
Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton is one of the UK’s top business schools. With a truly distinctive multidisciplinary approach, we educate ambitious leaders who want to change the world. Our world-class, cutting-edge research shapes future business practices and solves problems for businesses, organisations and governments. We have links with many of the world’s leading companies. And we bring together experts from a diverse range of business fields through an integrated enterprise strategy that reinforces connections with industry.
As a lecturer/teaching fellow, you will play a central role in furthering the research of the decision, analytics and risk department. You will also teach at an undergraduate and postgraduate level, and act as a leader and ambassador for us across management and engagement activities. Whether developing your own teaching approaches, acting as supervisor to your students or contributing to the effective administration of our department, you will enjoy scope to innovate and make a significant impact.
You will bring to the role a strong professional reputation, including publications in a 3* or higher ABS journal. Experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels is essential, as is your ability to engage and inspire students and colleagues alike. An innovative and original thinker, you will have a flair for building relationships and helping shape successful academic departments.
The Department of Decision Analytics and Risk is a leading authority in management science, risk and analytics, realised and delivered through research, education and consultancy. We develop innovative analytical approaches for improving decision making and risk taking and support individuals and businesses to make sound and effective decisions. Our strengths have been recognised by QS being in the Top 50 Universities in terms of Operational Research and Statistics in the world and top 10 in the UK. Our vision is to be a thought leader in innovations that have significant impact on organisations and society in the areas of operations, risk, analytics and management science. Our department is highly interdisciplinary, collegial and lively.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Martin Kunc, Head of Decision, Analytics and Risk, M.H.Kunc@soton.ac.uk
What we can offer you
Committed to supporting our teaching and research community we are open to a flexible working approach. With an understanding that there is a need to be on campus for teaching duties we are open to a hybrid approach. We give full consideration to applicants that wish to work flexibly including part-time and those who have taken a career break. Proud to be a founding signatory of the Athena Swan gender equality charter we hold an institutional Silver award.
As well as additional benefits that will make your life easier, such as a generous holiday allowance and additional university closure days. We will support your long-term future too, with access to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), subsidised health and fitness facilities and a range of discounts.
As a university we aim to create an inclusive environment that attracts, supports and retains the best students and staff from diverse backgrounds and experiences from across the world. We are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work.
This vacancy is for a Lecturer, Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow. Please see the job descriptions for the different role and career pathways being advertised.
We are interested in applications from individuals from 0.6 FTE and above.
For applicants interested in a Part Time role, please note: this role is unlikely to support a Certificate of Sponsorship with a part time salary amount (a Certificate of Sponsorship is required to obtain a Skilled Worker visa to work in the UK).
You should submit your completed online application form at https://jobs.soton.ac.uk. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Kate Pounds (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 5456 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Please quote reference 1490821TR on all correspondence.