Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

University of Roehampton - Roehampton Business School

(1.0 FTE)  

We are seeking a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship to work with us on the continuing development of our research and teaching portfolios. We are looking for applicants with expertise to teach Entrepreneurship at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We are particularly seeking applicants with experience / expertise in corporate venturing, virtual ventures, start-ups, family business and/or entrepreneurial leadership.

The teaching component of the role will involve teaching on campus and contributing to the quality assurance of partnership programmes. Key undergraduate modules include: Entrepreneurship, Business Planning and Managing Entrepreneurship.

The Roehampton Business School London has a growing reputation for its research-informed teaching. We are seeking applications from highly motivated candidates who will carry out high quality research and/or be actively engaged in professional practice, and develop and deliver undergraduate and postgraduate modules for the Business School’s expanding portfolio. Candidates with research-focused or professionally focused expertise would be welcomed.

The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country.

This is an exciting time for the university, with investment in new curricula, the construction of a new state-of-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe and plans for doctoral scholarships.

We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers.  We are ranked the best modern university in London in major UK league tables and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas.

The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working.

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, please visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.


For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Dr Christina Evans, Deputy Director on (0)20 8392 3218 or c.evans@roehampton.ac.uk

When completing our online application form please indicate whether you are applying for an academic or professional practice post. If you are seeking an appointment as a research-active academic, please attach copies of your best research outputs from the last 6 years (up to four pieces) including any working papers and submit these for review alongside your application form and CV.         

If you are seeking an appointment based on your professional practice profile, please use the ‘Academic / research / professional practice experience’ section of the application form to outline examples of high quality professional engagement activities from the last 6 years (up to four). Further information can be found within our Guidance notes for applicants       

The closing date for completed applications is: Monday 7 November 2016

It is planned that the interviews will be held: early December 2016

The University is an equal opportunities employer.

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