COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

Lecturer in Sport and/or Event Management

Location
Coventry, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£32,557 - £40,002 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
21 May 2018
Ref
REQ005970
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Coventry University is a thriving, global and transformational 'Modern University'. With a proud tradition as a provider of innovative teaching and learning and a focus on impactful research. It is ranked no.12 UK University in the Guardian University Guide 2018, is the UK's top new university (The Guardian and the Complete University Guides 2018), 4th for student experience and teaching quality (The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017) and gold TEF award.

As we continue to build on this success, Coventry Business School is expanding significantly and we currently have a vacancy for Lecturer in Sport and Event Management within the growing, dynamic School of Marketing and Management. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual who will be part of an innovative and committed team delivering on undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Sport and Event Management as well as playing an active role in enhancing the research culture. There will also be opportunities to be involved with delivery on our executive education courses.

Our commitment to high quality teaching and research goes hand-in-hand with an equally strong commitment to providing a stimulating and supportive working environment for talented individuals who can make a lasting contribution to our continuing development and success. It is essential that teaching is informed by contemporary research and current practice within Sport and Event Management to enable students to engage in co-creation of knowledge and meaningful debate. You will be expected to demonstrate evidence of successful student outcomes, and a growing research profile that is aligned to one of our research centres.

Applicants will need at least a Master's degree (or professional equivalent) in a relevant management focused subject and recent teaching experience. Preference will be given to candidates holding PhDs / close to completion and/or with a record of publications in the relevant field. Your growing research portfolio and your ability to network and develop partnerships with external organisations will further enhance the School's profile. 

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