Professor of Entrepreneurship

London (GB)
01 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Professor of Entrepreneurship

King’s Business School

The appointment will be made at Professorial level, dependent on relevant qualifications and experience, at a salary level settled by negotiation. 

Permanent, full-time post

Ref: A9/DAM/1607/17-RR

King's College London is one of the top 25 universities in the world (2018 QS World University Rankings) and the fourth oldest university in England, based in the heart of London. King's has nearly 30,000 students from some 150 countries, and 8,000 employees. King’s Business School is the ninth and newest faculty at King’s College London, having recently emerged out of the renowned School of Management & Business. King’s Business School is a leading research-intensive faculty with the benefit of being located in the iconic Bush House, a hub for engagement with business, the City, social enterprise, government and the public sector.

Complementing King’s Strategic Vision 2029, King’s Business School fosters an entrepreneurial, international mind-set in students ready to face the challenges and embrace the opportunities of tomorrow, and is now looking to recruit a Professor with a specialism in entrepreneurship. The Professor of Entrepreneurship will be expected to build strong working relationships with the Business School’s Leadership Team, other Faculties and external stakeholders. 

Applications are sought from distinguished scholars with an outstanding international profile in the field. The successful candidate will have a publication record that includes top-level publications in leading management journals and be able to sustain high-quality research activity. The post-holder will be expected to make a major contribution to the development of the teaching of entrepreneurship at both undergraduate and postgraduate level as well as contribute to the ongoing development and design of the curriculum. 

Informal enquiries may be made to the King’s Search team; email Sarah Fraser on or call +44(0)20 7848 3923.

The appointment will be made at Professorial level, dependent on relevant qualifications and experience, at a salary level settled by negotiation and starting from a minimum of £100,000 per annum. The salary will be commensurate with the seniority of the role and the level of appointment.

To apply for this role, please go to the King’s College London HireWire Job Board and register to download and submit the specified application form.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Monday 2nd October 2017. The selection process will include a presentation and panel interview. Interviews are scheduled to be held on Thursday 23rd November 2017.