Professor / Reader in Hospitality

Sheffield Hallam University - Sheffield Business School

Combining academic excellence with real-world relevance, Sheffield Business School is growing in size, in our reputation and in our ambition - which is to be the leading applied business school in the UK. Energised by new senior leadership and a refocused research strategy, this is a particularly exciting time to join us.

The Department of Service Sector Management's key strengths lie in its relationship across the food / nutrition and hospitality industries. Synthesising practical relevance with academic rigour the food and hospitality subject areas deliver established and renowned portfolios of undergraduate and postgraduate courses both in the UK and internationally. Research is critical to what we do, and is a central part of the business school's drive towards a successful REF 2020/21 and AACSB accreditation, building on our current EPAS accreditations.

Now we're looking for a Professor / Reader capable of delivering world class research and high quality teaching. You will also play a vital leadership role in nurturing research and knowledge creation across the department.

You will have an outstanding record of publishing research that can make a significant impact and inspiring others to do the same. Ideally with a profile of capturing grants and a record of supervising PhDs, you will have the ability to lead in both teaching and research.

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Closing date: 02/07/17 at 23.30pm

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