DE MONTFORT UNIVERSITY

Senior Lecturer in Business and Management

Location
Leicester, Leicestershire (GB)
Posted
23 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND LAW

Department of Strategic Management and Marketing

Senior Lecturer in Business and Management

Full Time, Permanent

Grade G: £37,075 - £46,924 per annum


DMU is an ambitious, truly globally-minded institution with a relentless focus on delivering high quality across all aspects of its offer, a commitment which has made it the most improved university according to the Sunday Times league table. The Department of Strategic Management and Marketing, a key component of the Faculty of Business and Law, offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to more than 1,700 students. This rapidly growing academic community delivers an outstanding learning experience to students (as evidenced in the latest NSS) and attaining excellent employability results. The Department has also recently launched its Centre for Enterprise and Innovation.

As part of our continued growth drive, we are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Business and Management. You must have an excellent track record in portfolio development, management & teaching. Ideally you should be able to teach one or more of the following: Strategic management, crisis & business continuity, international business & management, organization studies, and research methods. You should be innovative in your approach to teaching, and active in engaging with external stakeholders. You should have a portfolio of research activities that offer realistic prospects for publication in international refereed journals. Ideally the research portfolio should revolve round one or more of the following areas: Strategy, ethnic/migrant entrepreneurship, innovation management, and organisational resilience/business continuity/emergency management.

You will be joining a large and diverse subject team whose expertise spans areas such as: The business environment, international management, strategy, contemporary business issues, management and operations, crisis and business continuity management. The team aims to combine research and scholarly activity in pursuit of teaching excellence. It places particular emphasis in developing internationalisation and employability throughout the curriculum with the aim of providing a distinctive student experience. We have a rigorous scheme for the allocation of research allowances that are comparable with the best in the sector. We also have a lively research culture with research seminars & workshops, and Departmental/Faculty-wide resources for conference participation. We offer you a collegiate environment for the development of your research & teaching. Please submit an up-to-date CV along with your application.

For an informal discussion contact Demola Obembe (Associate Head of Strategic Management and Marketing), on 0116 257 7916 or dobembe@dmu.ac.uk.

Please quote reference: 10437
Closing Date: 26 March 2017
Interview Date: To be confirmed