Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Strategy and Operations Management (X 2)

University of Plymouth - Faculty of Business - Plymouth Business School

The Plymouth Business School delivers excellence in business and management education across its portfolio. As an Associate Professor in Strategy and Operations Management at the University of Plymouth, you will be expected to contribute to, and as appropriate, lead the provision of outstanding research, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, student supervision, and knowledge transfer. At Plymouth, being an outstanding teacher and researcher involves ensuring that and programme delivery and research outputs enhance our learning environment, and contribute to a high-quality student experience. In this role you will also engage with the wider academic community, industry and professional bodies in the subject area as appropriate.

We are seeking two suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fulfil these important roles. We are looking for research and teaching expertise and experience in the broad field of Strategy and Operations Management to include all relevant areas such as business strategy, strategic management, international business, operations management, business decision making, services management, knowledge management, project management, supply chain management and management information systems.

You will be expected to take on Module Leader responsibility for undergraduate and/or postgraduate modules, and support the Strategy and Operations Discipline Group in developing and delivering its programme portfolio. It is anticipated that you will also become active members of a relevant Themed Research Group within the Institute for Social, Policy and Enterprise Research (iSPER). In this role you will also engage with the wider academic community, industry and professional bodies in the subject area as appropriate.

In line with our commitment to providing opportunities for career development we would be pleased to receive applications from established academics with a strong research and teaching track record who are seeking a new challenge in their academic career.

These are full-time positions working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.

For an informal discussion about these posts, please contact:

Closing Date: 12 Midnight, Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

Interviews are expected to take place in late February 2017 – early March 2017.

The University of Plymouth is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s career in STEMM academia.

The University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.

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