Lecturer or Senior Lecturer - Department of Management

University of Otago

The University of Otago is one of New Zealand’s largest and most research-intensive universities. 

It is a leader across all fields of academic endeavour regularly topping the New Zealand Tertiary Education Commission’s education performance indicators. 

The Department of Management is recognized for its world-class research and teaching and our committed approach to providing a supportive environment focused on the achievement of academic excellence at all levels. Our department hosts staff actively researching in the range of management sub-disciplines, including sustainable business, human resource management, indigenous management, international management, leadership, and strategy. 

Depending on skills and experience, this will be a position in either:

  • Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Strategy; or
  • Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Operations Management. 

Strong preference for this position lies with applicants with a second research and teaching expertise in Business and Society. 

Skills and Experience

  • A PhD in a relevant field
  • Evidence of teaching success at the tertiary level
  • Ability to publish high quality research in high ranked academic journals 

Living in Dunedin
Dunedin, New Zealand, is a pleasantly liveable small city, featuring affordable living, great schools, a relaxed, outdoorsy lifestyle exemplified by the Otago Peninsula, which beautifies the city and earns it the title of the wildlife capital of New Zealand. The compact city centre bursts with the cultural and entertainment energy typical of university-dominated cities. It sustains great live theatre and music and offers a selection of restaurants and cafes. Nearby lies the Central Otago region, a renowned holiday spot for outdoor recreation easily accessible from Dunedin. 

Further details
This is a full-time, permanent, confirmation-path position. Level of appointment is commensurate with skills and experience. The preferred starting date for the successful applicant is January 2018. 

Specific enquiries may be directed to Professor Steven Grover, Head of Department, Department of Management, through his PA, Leanne Skryba, Email leanne.skryba@otago.ac.nz 

How to apply
Candidates are required to provide:

  • A CV, including employment history
  • A cover letter outlining how your experience meets the criteria
  • Three referee contact details 

To submit your application please click the apply button below. Applications quoting reference number 1701258 will close on Thursday, 24 August 2017.


To see a full job description and to apply online go to: https://otago.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1701258

Equal opportunity in employment is University policy.

E tautoko ana Te Whare Wananga o Otago i te kaupapa whakaorite whiwhinga mahi.

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