Lecturer in Strategic Entrepreneurship
Department of Systems Management and Strategy
Salary: £32,004 to £37,075 plus £3509 London weighting per annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Thursday 30 November 2017
Interview Date: Monday 11 December 2017
We are seeking for enthusiastic academics at the start of their career to join our department and contribute in high quality teaching and research.
As part of our on-going development strategy, the University Of Greenwich Faculty Of Business is seeking a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Strategic Entrepreneurship. Appointments are expected to be at Lecturer level, with Senior Lectureship appointment considered for outstanding candidates.
The Business Faculty, based in the Old Royal Naval College at Greenwich – a UNESCO World Heritage site – has a strong commitment to diversity and internationalism and this is reflected in our staff and student profiles.
You will be joining Systems Management & Strategy, a Department with excellent results in the NSS, internationally recognised research and teaching business strategy, small business development, sustainable and responsible planning and management, business ecosystems and innovation in business environments. The Department runs a number of successful postgraduate programmes including an Executive MBA, and specialised Masters programmes. Our undergraduate programmes in general Business subject areas, as well as specialisations in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Purchasing and SCM, and others, are very popular and attract a high number of students. The Faculty improved its latest REF performance significantly and the Department was a major contributor. There are strong research teams within the department specialisations which provide research that is of significance to businesses, the society and environment, urban ecosystems, and circular economy.
The advertised role is for a highly effective person who will be involved in internationally recognised research and teaching in a variety of business topics. Detailed knowledge of at least one of, business strategy, innovation in business environments, sustainable and responsible business planning and development, urban business ecosystems, will be considered an asset. The position offers opportunities for research and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and enables an ambitious candidate to play an important role in the shaping of the future development of the department’s approach to its curriculum design. Applicants need to be confident in developing inspiring course materials and learning activities within a blended learning environment and providing excellent student care.
We are especially interested in hearing from candidates who have creative experience of using virtual learning environments to support off-campus learning e.g. Moodle and learning simulations. The potential to contribute to our research areas as well as a professional business outreach would be of particular interest.
Appointments at the level of Senior Lecturer may be considered for suitably qualified applicants. Should you have any queries please contact the HR Recruitment Team on HR-Recruitment@gre.ac.uk
We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research through our values.
Please note the interview process is over two days 28 and 29 September, applicants should be prepared to be available for both days.
Further details: Job Description & Person Specification
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.