Chairs in Strategy and International Business

Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
28 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



Chairs in Strategy and International Business (two posts) – reference 841

Full time/Permanent

Birmingham Business School: Responsible Business with Global Impact

There has never been a better time to join Birmingham Business School – a triple accredited Business School at the heart of an institution with one of the most compelling and ambitious agendas in Higher Education. Established as the UK’s first School of Commerce in 1902, we have been delivering excellent business education for over 100 years. 

This is an important time in our development. Benefitting from a significant multi-million pound investment, we are extending our community of internationally recognised researchers and educators.  

We are seeking to appoint two outstanding individuals for Chairs in Strategy and International Business – reference 841

As a professorial appointment you will be expected to contribute to the delivery of the School and Departmental strategy by leading, developing and delivering undergraduate and postgraduate curricula and making a significant contributing to research activities.   Providing academic leadership in the field of strategic management or international business, you will publish high quality research in international journals of high repute, make major contributions to the broader theoretical and/or methodological debates of the discipline, lead bids for and secure external research grants which develop and sustain research support and advance the reputation of the School and University.  

You will

  • Hold a higher Degree (usually PhD) in a related field
  • Have an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching demonstrated through an outstanding publications record
  • Have research interests which complement or strengthen the existing research interests of colleagues within the department.
  • Demonstrate an established record of attracting external funding
  • Possess experience of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching

In return you will receive a competitive package and be a key part of an expanding and ambitious University.

Closing date: 5 January 2018 

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