Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Business Management / Strategy

Ormskirk, Lancashire
13 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
13 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Arts & Sciences
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Business Management / Strategy
Up to £49,230 per annum

About You
You will be an active researcher with enthusiasm for teaching and the ability to develop and use effective, flexible and innovative approaches to teaching, learning and assessment. A commitment to delivering an excellent student experience is also essential. You will have the potential to produce published work suitable for submission to the Research Excellence Framework, and play an active role within the development of the business school both internally and externally.  Professional recognition/qualifications and/or business experience are desirable.

About the Role
You will play a significant role in delivering business management and strategy modules at undergraduate and postgraduate level, whilst also making a positive contribution to a broad range of subjects across the school. The ability to contribute to teaching in the areas of Leisure Management would be an advantage. This will involve the delivery of lectures, seminars, tutorials, and online interaction, and the facilitation of student work in a range of different media.
Candidates should be committed to research-informed teaching, and to student success; and be reflective practitioners of HE teaching.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

Our comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme gives you the opportunity to; have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, a trim from our onsite hairdresser, make an appointment for a massage and to get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film. This is just a taste of what we offer for you to take full advantage of at Edge Hill University.

About Us and the Department
“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” - THE University of the Year 2014/15

We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Times Higher award also celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

The Faculty of Arts & Sciences is the largest in the University with a developing postgraduate portfolio and buoyant applications to its diverse portfolio. As part of its on-going success and growth it is continuing to expand the Faculty of Arts and Science team and wishes to appoint outstanding individuals who bring with them innovative and creative ideas and are enthusiastic about being part of a team that leads the way at a national and international level in the field. The second largest School in the Faculty, we are a vibrant, professional and practitioner focused, research informed business school known for the outstanding quality of our overall students experience and our commitment to employability and enterprise.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, and voted Best University Workplace 2015, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing academics.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Professor George Talbot, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) and Dean of Faculty of Arts & Sciences at George.Talbot@edgehill.ac.uk

For an online application form and job description, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/jobs

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 13th November 2016.