Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Business Operations
Department of Systems Management and Strategy
Salary: £34,304 to £50,296 plus £3762 London weighting
Contract Type: Permanent
Release Date: Monday 25 October 2021
Closing Date: Tuesday 30 November 2021
Interview Date: To be confirmed
As part of our on-going development strategy, the Faculty of Business at the University of Greenwich is seeking to appoint two Senior Lecturers in Business Operations.
The Business Faculty is located at the Old Royal Naval College at Greenwich – a UNESCO World Heritage site – and has a strong commitment to diversity and internationalism, reflected in our staff and student profiles.
The Department of Systems Management and Strategy has a wide portfolio of Undergraduate programmes in the general area of business studies, strategy and decision making, with further specialisations in entrepreneurship and operations related fields. The Department also runs a Masters in Logistics and Supply Chain Management and an Executive MBA programme.
The positions offer opportunities for teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and enables an ambitious candidate to play an important role in the shaping of the future development of the department’s approach to its innovative curriculum and assessment design.
We are particularly looking for candidates with expertise/project experience on general business operations and a focus on either supply chain management/logistics and/or big data analytics, that enjoy working with diverse cohorts of students and challenging them to fulfil their potential and are capable of teaching both qualitative and quantitative subjects.
Applicants need to be confident in developing inspiring learning materials and activities within a blended learning environment and providing excellent student care.
There are strong research teams within the department which provide research that is of significance to businesses and technology, the society and environment, urban ecosystems, and the circular economy. A successful applicant would form part of a research group, contributing to REF submissions and overall research activities while at the same time receiving support and mentoring to enhance their skills and overall standing in the research community.
Should you have any queries please contact the HR Recruitment Team on HR-Recruitment@gre.ac.uk
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