Loughborough University’s new postgraduate campus on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will open in September 2015. The campus is part of the Here East development located in the former International Broadcast and Press Centre buildings. Here East is set to become an iconic destination for innovation and entrepreneurship, digital technologies and the creative industries and our taught programmes and approach to research and learning will reflect this focus. As part of the University’s programme of investment in the London campus, we are seeking to appoint a Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation together with a Reader in Entrepreneurship and two lectureships in Entrepreneurship.
Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation (REQ15194)
The appointment of a Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation represents a strategic expansion of the Glendonbrook Centre for Enterprise Education on both our London and Loughborough campuses. As Chair, you will be the academic leader of the Glendonbrook Institute for Enterprise Development in London and contribute to the leadership of the overall activity of the pan-institutional Glendonbrook Centre. You will be an established research pioneer, with the vision, energy and ambition to spearhead the development of enterprise opportunities and relationships with external partners. Closing date: 10am GMT on Tuesday, 21 April 2015.
Reader in Entrepreneurship (REQ15195)
You will undertake a personal research programme of international standing and attract external research funding. As well as teaching and inspiring postgraduate students, and contributing to curriculum development, you will play a prominent role in building partnerships with business, public and voluntary organisations. Closing date: 10am GMT on Tuesday, 21 April 2015.
Two Lecturers in Entrepreneurship (REQ15196)
You will promote research, teaching and enterprise activities across the London and Loughborough campuses. In addition to undertaking personal research of the highest quality, you will teach and inspire students, develop the enterprise and entrepreneurship curriculum, and build close links with external partners. Closing date: 10am GMT on Tuesday, 21 April 2015.
To find out more about the Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, please go to http://syllogism.co.uk/projects For a confidential discussion about the Chair appointment, contact Sabine Tilly or Christopher Lake at Syllogism on +44 (0)20 3417 6076 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To find out more about our team, please go to www.lborolondon.ac.uk/joinus. For a confidential discussion about the Reader and Lecturer appointments, contact Prof Mike Caine ( M.P.Caine@lboro.ac.uk, +44(0)1509 222380), Dean, Loughborough University in London, or Angus Laing, ( A.W.Laing@lboro.ac.uk, +44(0)1509 222157), Dean, School of Business and Economics.