Assistant Professor / Lecturer in Sustainability Management / Responsible Leadership

Amsterdam, Netherlands
03 Oct 2023
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Are you an experienced Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Sustainability Management / Responsible Leadership looking for a role that provides you with the opportunity to use your research to inform the delivery of exceptional teaching and support student success?

Northumbria University has launched its latest campus in the heart of the European Union in the city of Amsterdam with the first students enrolled in September 2018. The Northumbria University Amsterdam Campus provides an exciting opportunity for research and teaching development of the successful candidate.

Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University has an outstanding reputation in the delivery of business relevant programmes that are underpinned by research. We are one of few business schools worldwide that have double AACSB accreditation for both Business and Accounting. We have an outstanding reputation in the delivery of business relevant, research rich education. Many of our business programmes have EPAS accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development and/or enjoy professional accreditation from a range of professional bodies.

Working within the Northumbria University Amsterdam Campus, you will join a team of highly qualified and motivated academics with a passion for enhancing the student experience. You will contribute to research informed and technology enabled learning and teaching at postgraduate level. In addition to teaching, you will undertake research and scholarly activities contributing to the Faculty’s and Campus research profile, together with contributing to consultancy, enterprise, and other income generation and business development activities.

You must have (or be close to completing) a PhD or DBA in a relevant in a Business Management field, ideally coupled with a record of publications. With excellent interpersonal skills, you must be able to demonstrate expert knowledge in the field and be able to teach effectively on a range of academic and professional programmes using a variety of approaches to student learning. You will possess strong quantitative and/or qualitative analytical skills and ideally be a member of an appropriate professional body.

Please note that this role will be based on the Northumbria University Amsterdam Campus, the monthly salaries are as follows:

Lecturer - € 3,746 - € 5,127 (plus holiday allowance, 13th month payment, pension allowance and commuting allowance)

Assistant Professor - € 5,190 - € 5,826 (plus holiday allowance, 13th month payment, pension allowance and commuting allowance)

Please note this is a fixed term contract for 18 months. 

Further information about the role can be found in the person specification. 

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Christine de Lille at Dr Eustathios Sainidis at

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply Now'.  Your application should include a covering letter and a CV.  Please ensure your CV includes research / education statements, and grants and publications list highlighting your highest quality research outputs up to a maximum of four.  For your most recent grants please include the grant title, funder reference, funder, amount, and your role.  In addition, you are asked to provide copies of the top two research outputs (Journal / book chapter / practice-based portfolio).