Lecturer in Fashion Business

The University of Manchester - Design and Fashion Business

Closing Date: 03/10/2017
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Duration: 1st January 2018 to 31st December 2018
Faculty / Organisational Unit: Science & Engineering 
School/Directorate: School of Materials
Division: Design and Fashion Business
Hours Per week: Full time 
Salary: £35,550 to £49,149 per annum
Location: Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference: S&E-10597

The School of Materials is the largest in Europe and has specialist research focusing on textiles, paper, design, retailing, management, marketing and fashion along with aerospace, composites, metals, ceramics, biomaterials, polymers.  The diversity of the School allows for an interdisciplinary approach to materials manufacture and design.  

A vacancy has arisen for a Lecturer in Fashion Business to cover maternity leave. You will contribute to teaching and research in the area of Fashion Business.  This contribution could relate to some or all of the following areas: management, retail, marketing, consumer behaviour, fashion product development, buying and merchandising, technology management, supply chain, design management, entrepreneurship, digital marketing, omni-channel, retail, etc.

For this position, it is essential to possess a higher degree/postgraduate qualification or evidence of working towards a postgraduate qualification or significant industrial experience and expertise at management and leadership level within the textile and fashion industries as well as demonstrable evidence of high quality teaching..

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment AgencieS

 The School of Materials is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School received a Bronze Award in 2013 for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post.  Appointment will always be made on merit.  For further information, please visit http://www.materials.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/athena-swan/.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Dr Liz Barnes

Email: liz.barnes@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date 

Further particulars including job description and person specification are available on the University of Manchester website - click on the 'Apply' button below to find out more.

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