Professor of Strategic Management

Open University - The Open University Business School

We seek to appoint a Professor of Strategic Management in The Open University Business School (OUBS). The Professor will be joining a team whose output is closely aligned with the University’s mission of social justice focused on social aspects of the economy, management and governance.

We are open to a wide range of perspectives and backgrounds that can help advance the Department’s commitment to pursuing cutting edge thinking on contemporary strategic management issues, and welcome and encourage multi-disciplinary approaches. We are especially interested in candidates doing research in areas related to, Non-market strategy; International strategy; Strategy-as-practice; Corporate and business strategy; Process view of strategy and Stakeholder strategy.

You will be expected to have a strong track record of world leading research, attracting funding and external engagement.

As part of the Faculty of Business & Law at the Open University, we are at the cutting edge of pedagogy, on-line education and practice based learning. You will have the opportunity to work in teams designing and delivering innovative, high quality and challenging learning experiences for our students. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to the writing of our new exciting MBA Programme. Additionally, there will be possibilities to play a leading role in our post-graduate programmes across the faculty. Previous leadership roles in either or both of these areas would be highly desirable.

Please contact Alex Wright - Head of Department, Strategy and Marketing to discuss further  Contact Number:  01908655878

Closing date for electronic applications: Midday 23rd October 2017

Interview date: Mid to late November 2017

For detailed information and how to apply go please click the Apply button below or email quoting the reference number. 

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community

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