Senior Lecturer in Enterprise

Leicester, Leicestershire (GB)
23 Feb 2017
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23 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Department of Strategic Management and Marketing

Senior Lecturer in Enterprise

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 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 recently launched the Centre for Enterprise and Innovation.

We are seeking to appoint two Senior Lecturers in Enterprise. You must have an excellent track record in teaching, ideally in one or more of the following: Enterprise, entrepreneurship, corporate entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial identity, and/or innovation. You should be innovative in your approach to teaching, and active in engaging with external stakeholders. We would welcome applications from academics that have aspirations about developing a portfolio of research activities, particularly in areas of: Entrepreneurship, innovation management, entrepreneurial identity, enterprise/SME resilience and/or ethnic minority entrepreneurship.

Applicants for Senior Lecturer posts will have demonstrable experience of teaching and or research. Senior Lecturers will be required to provide subject and research leadership based on their additional experience. You will be joining a large, vibrant and diverse subject team, whose expertise spans areas such as: New business creation, intrepreneurship/ corporate entrepreneurship, social enterprise and developing SMEs. Course content delivered across the enterprise subject has strong links to industry, candidates who can contribute to this agenda would be most welcome. The team aims to combines research and scholarly activity in pursuit of teaching excellence. It places particular emphasis in developing and embedding both internationalisation and employability throughout the curriculum with the aim of providing a differentiated and distinctive student experience. We have a rigorous scheme for allocating research allowances that are comparable with the best in the sector. We offer you a collegiate environment for the development of your teaching and research.

For an informal discussion contact Ed Thompson (Associate Head of Strategic Management and Marketing), on 0116 257 7226 or

Please quote reference: 10441
Closing Date: 23 March 2017
Interview Date: To be confirmed

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