Senior Lecturer in Marketing or Operations Management

University of Essex - Essex Business School

Essex Business School

In the 2014 Research Excellent Framework (REF) more than two-thirds of the research at Essex Business School was rated ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. This is an exciting opportunity to join the newly established Management and Marketing Group at Essex Business School in the field of Marketing or Operations Management. The group already has more than 15 research active members, consisting of budding as well as world-leading researchers with an international reputation for its cutting edge research in the fields of brand management, sustainability, social enterprise, critical management & marketing and consumer behaviour.

Duties of the Role

The purpose of this post is to enhance the School’s research profile and to both contribute to and lead in developing the field of marketing and/or operations management. The duties will include developing and actively engaging in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision, undertaking independent research in the field of marketing and/or operations management with the aim of publishing in high ranking journals, generating research income, and extending the School’s profile regionally, nationally and internationally through collaboration with other institutions.

Skills and qualifications required

Applicants should have a PhD in Marketing, Operations Management or other specialism related to the area of the post (or be in the final stages of completion). Evidence of research output, either published or publishable, of peer-reviewed international quality, and experience of teaching in the area of marketing or operations management, or demonstrable potential for teaching excellence, is essential.

Applicants should also have demonstrable management and leadership skills, combined with the ability to motivate and coordinate other staff, whilst also working as part of a team.

We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority group, as they are under-represented at this level.

At the University of Essex internationalism is central to who we are and what we do. We are committed to being a cosmopolitan, internationally-oriented university that is welcoming to staff and students from all countries and a university where you can find the world in one place.

Please use the ‘Apply’ button below to read further information about this role including the full job description and person specification which outlines the full duties, skills, qualifications and experience needed for this role. You will also find details of how to make your application here.

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