Senior Lecturer in MA Entrepreneurship

Falmouth, Cornwall (GB)
£39,324 to £45,562 per annum
28 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Lecturer in MA Entrepreneurship
£39,324 to £45,562 per annum, dependant on experience.
Permanent, full-time.

LAUNCHPAD Programme, Falmouth Business School

Falmouth University is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer to support LAUNCHPAD its internationally award-winning postgraduate business incubation and acceleration programme.

Located in Falmouth’s entrepreneurial new Business School, LAUNCHPAD is designed to create a new generation of Cornwall-based companies in high-value, high-growth markets. LAUNCHPAD graduates undertake a specially designed MA Entrepreneurship programme, surrounded by technology experts, researchers, global industry partners and investors. In this intensive hothouse environment graduates are supported to build a new generation of technology companies designed to meet global market opportunities.

We are looking for a Senior Lecturer to join the LAUNCHPAD team. The successful candidate will be an ambitious academic with a strong commitment to entrepreneurship education and experience in supporting start-ups. They will also make a significant contribution to the University’s performance in research and innovation in relation to LAUNCHPAD.

Falmouth University has evolved rapidly from a School of Art to a modern Creative Innovation Hub. Today we are the number one ranked Arts University in the Sunday Times University Guide, the Complete University Guide and The Guardian University league table.  Our success in the league tables has been built on a reputation for excellence established over a hundred years, but today it is our unique approach to Creative and Business Education that sets us apart. By responding to the growth of the creative industries, with a course portfolio that is strongly industry aligned, focused on employability, entrepreneurship and innovation we have increased our student numbers by more than 30% in two years.
For full details about this exciting new role, including further information about Falmouth, the job description, person specification, terms of appointment and how to apply, please download a Recruitment Pack. This role also attracts relocation support for candidates who live outside of Cornwall.

If you would like to have an informal conversation before applying, please contact Dr Jeremy Richards on 01326 370463 or jeremy.richards@falmouth.ac.uk

To apply, please visit www.falmouth.ac.uk/jobs

The closing date for this position is Sunday 23 April 2017.

This role is part funded through the European Regional Development Fund.

If you do not have the right to work in the UK, this appointment will be subject to the University successfully obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship under the UK's Points Based System for migrant workers and to you obtaining Entry Clearance/Leave to Remain.  For further information, see the Home Office website at http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/.