Professor of Information Management

Loughborough, Leicestershire
21 Sep 2016
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21 Oct 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
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.

Professor of Information Management

We are looking to appoint a Professor to join the Information Management (IM) Discipline Group and to become the Director of the Centre for Information Management (details at: The IM Discipline Group provides a friendly and supportive environment for all its members. It is a highly research active and internationally competitive group, and its members regularly publish in premier scholarly journals.

Applicants are expected to have a developed portfolio of publications at an internationally recognised level. From a teaching perspective, the successful
applicant must be able and willing to deliver to the highest standards, and in line with the evolving requirements of the IM Group.

The Professorial appointment will be on a full time, open-ended contract. The role of Director of the Centre for Information Management will initially
be for a 3 year period (renewable).

Informal enquiries should be directed to: Dr Louise Cooke, Head of Information Management, 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