Principal Lecturer A/B in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Coventry University London Campus Job Reference: CULC000239
Entering its ninth year of operation, Coventry University, London is firmly established as a successful, dynamic and innovative provider of distinctive programmes which leverage our location in the City of London, a global centre for finance, business and the creative industries. Our mission is"to deliver career-ready, global enterprising graduates by providing a real business and professional experience that is tailored to individual talents and future career ambitions". This mission permeates every aspect of our operation and drives our success in achieving high levels of graduate employment, entrepreneurship and further study. We recognise the importance of the academic quality of our staff as well as the relevance and currency of our curriculum in achieving this mission.
With over 100 nationalities represented in our student and staff bodies,we are a truly global community committed to delivering a rich, international student experience and preparing our students for global careers.
Coventry University was ranked 13th in the Guardian University Guide 2019, after being named "University of the Year" in the 2015 Times Higher Education (THE) Awards and UK's top new University at the Guardian and the Complete University Guide's 2018 ranking. It has also achieved a Teaching Excellence Framework Gold rating for teaching excellence.
As our London campus continues to grow, we are seeking to appoint an accomplished academic at the Principal Lecturer level who will share our passion for excellent student experience and high employability. The successful applicant will join the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics and together with the Head of Department will lead the departmental agenda by managing a successful team of academics.
You will be a highly qualified academic with significant experience in Higher Education who enjoys all aspects of teaching, learning and academic management. You will be an active researcher whose activity and output inform their teaching and who provides guidance, mentoring and support to early career colleagues. Successful applicants with extensive academic management experience might in time be considered for the position of Head of Department.
For an informal discussion about the position, please contact Dr.Socrates Karidis (Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor) at Socrates.Karidis@coventry.ac.uk
Closing date for applications: 6 September 2018
Interview date: TBC