Senior Teaching Fellow - International Trade and Freight Transport


Location: Coventry
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 10th August 2017
Closes: 10th September 2017
Reference: 1667290

WMG is a global venture and provides innovative solutions to industry, having an international reputation supporting some of the most advanced research, development and education programmes in the world.

Underpinned by the quality of its research, WMG offers a wide range of MSc courses for full-time students and for company-based senior managers such as Airbus, AstraZeneca, GE Aviation, GlaxoSmithKline, HSBC, Lloyds Banking Group, Network Rail, Rolls Royce, Syngenta and UTC Aerospace Systems. We have extensive collaborative partnerships around the world and teach programmes in ten international centres across Europe and the Far East.

As part of our continuing expansion and development we are looking to strengthen our team by recruiting a Senior Teaching Fellow in International Trade and Freight Transport Management. This role will cover business arrangements around the world taking a wide range of forms and cover all modes of transport and intermodal approaches with a focus on international supply chains.

You will be involved in the design, organisation, delivery, management and administration of teaching programmes up to MSc level, in addition to the supervision of Project Students up to Doctoral level (depending on qualifications) in a multidisciplinary collaborative environment.

You should hold an Honours degree (or higher qualification) in an engineering, technical, business or supply chain related discipline and have practical experience of carrying out business internationally, working in an international organisation and or in a physical distribution role.

You will also need to be versatile, possess excellent communication and presentation skills and be able to operate in a flexible team environment. In return we can offer a dynamic and challenging environment at the interface with industry, and an opportunity to teach leading edge courses in the UK and overseas.

For further information about the International Trade / Freight Transport Management role please contact Trudy Spencer on

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.