Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in International Development

The University of Northampton - Faculty of Business and Law

Location: Park Campus, Other

Applications are invited for the post Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in International Development to join our Economics International Relations and Development Subject Group within the Faculty of Business and Law. The post provides the opportunity to play a key leadership role and to contribute to new developments in the subject area.

Applicants should have a relevant doctoral qualification and a demonstrable track record of successful teaching and learning in a Higher Education environment.

The successful candidate will be part of a staff team responsible for the planning, development and delivery of courses in International Development (alongside International Relations and Economics). The person appointed will carry out a teaching programme across a range of curriculum areas at different levels, and will be able to offer specialist modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In addition, the successful applicant will have the opportunity to take on course leadership responsibilities and to engage in research and consultancy work as appropriate.

Candidates for the post should be enthusiastic, committed and highly motivated, able to take on course management responsibilities, and keen to take the subject area forward in line with the University’s internationalisation and social enterprise agendas. We would anticipate that the person appointed will be research active and willing to engage in collaborative projects to raise the research and consultancy profile of the subject area and the University.

Interview Date: Friday 18 November 2016

The Faculty of Business and Law is a new faculty which will contain the following subject areas;

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Business
  • Human Resource Management & Organisational Behaviour
  • Economics, International Relations & Development
  • Law
  • Leisure Management & Languages
  • Marketing & Entrepreneurship

This is an exciting time to join our University as we prepare to relocate to a new state of the art, vibrant, town centre campus in 2018. We are looking to recruit individuals who share our passion for innovation, creativity and social impact and who will play a key role as we realise our ambition of TRANSFORMING LIVES + INSPIRING CHANGE.

We are an AshokaU accredited Changemaker University that believes in providing students and staff with the opportunity to change their world for the better.

All candidates will be asked to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

The University of Northampton as an employer strives to achieve diversity among its staff which reflects the communities it serves.

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