Professorial MBA Director

Loughborough, Leicestershire
21 Sep 2016
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21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Business & Economics at Loughborough University is a leading international player in research and teaching across business,
management, finance and economics. Consistently rated as one of the UK’s top-ten universities for business and management in national league
tables, Loughborough is also one of an international elite group of institutions to have EQUIS accreditation for its Business and Management
activities, an AMBA-accredited MBA, along with AACSB accreditation. The School is a vibrant, challenging and highly respected institution, which
operates at the cutting edge of academic research.

Professorial MBA Director
In line with the School’s ambition to be a leading player in postgraduate business education, we are looking to develop and implement an exciting
strategy for our full-time and part-time MBA programmes. We are seeking an experienced MBA Director to lead this development.
Appointed at a Professorial level, the post holder will need to demonstrate the leadership skills required for this challenging role. We also expect
applicants to have a track record in research and teaching commensurate with the level of a Professor. We particularly welcome applications from
those with research interests that are aligned with the School’s research strengths (
The Professorial appointment will be on a full time, open-ended contract. The role of Director of MBA Programmes will initially be for a 5 year
period (renewable).
Informal enquiries should be directed to: Professor Stewart Robinson, Dean of the School of Business and Economics, email:

The appointment will be on a full time, open-ended contract, commencing as soon as possible after interview. Competitive salaries will be
offered within the Professorial scale. The minimum salary on this scale is £57,674. The starting salaries will be commensurate with experience
and qualifications.
Appointments will be subject to the University’s normal Terms and Conditions of Employment for Academic and Related staff, details of which
can be found at:
Curriculum Vitae will only be accepted if accompanied by a completed University application form.
Closing date: 30th October 2016