Lecturer in Entrepreneurship (Teaching and Scholarship)

Queen Mary University of London - School of Business & Management

The School of Business and Management (SBM) seeks to recruit an inspirational teacher and educational leader to a lectureship in entrepreneurship. Experienced candidates with a strong university teaching record are encouraged to apply.  This post offers an opportunity to make a major contribution to the development of entrepreneurial teaching and extra-curricular activities in a rapidly growing and distinctive management school. All applicants should have the ability to teach and supervise effectively across our main undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

QMUL has been recognised as a top 100 university in the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings, and placed 9th in the UK among multi-faculty institutions in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. It is the fourth largest college in the University of London and is growing rapidly through sustained investments in facilities on one of London’s largest campuses (Mile End), excellent research and improving the student experience.

School of Business and Management

The School has been undergoing a period of rapid growth, doubling our number of academic staff over the last five years. We presently have 85 academic staff, with more appointments in process. We have over 1100 undergraduate Business Studies students plus approximately 600 students taking business in combination with other degree subjects within QMUL. At the post-graduate level we have around 600 MSc students and a well-established doctoral programme of around 60 doctoral students.

Lecturer in Entrepreneurship (Teaching and Scholarship)

Candidates will be expected to have a completed doctorate (or have a doctorate under examination) by March 2018 in the relevant field and be able to demonstrate the capacity for excellent teaching in a UK university context. The successful candidate will be expected to plan, develop and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Strategy and related areas. We are particularly interested in candidates with an interest in entrepreneurship in the digital field, social entrepreneurship or family business.  The incoming post-holder will take a prominent role in liaising on entrepreneurial initiatives with students and staff from other schools within QMUL. The School is strongly committed to the development of all its staff and we will ensure that the successful candidate has the opportunity to develop their teaching and administrative skills.

The post is full time and permanent, and available from 1 March 2018. Applicants who wish to be considered for a job-share arrangement or for flexible working are welcome. The School is proud of its long-standing commitment to diversity and equality, is applying for an Athena Swan award in November 2017 in recognition of this.

Starting salary will be in the range £40,865 - £50,881 per annum per annum inclusive of London Allowance and include 30 days annual leave, USS pension scheme membership, and interest-free travel season ticket loan.

Enquiries can be addressed to:

Dr Stefan Krummaker, Associate Dean for Taught Programmes, s.krummaker@qmul.ac.uk

Professor Frances Bowen, Dean, f.bowen@qmul.ac.uk

Information about the School can be found at http://www.busman.qmul.ac.uk/To apply for this position, please click on the link below.

The closing date for applications is 05 January 2018.  Interviews are expected to be held in mid-February 2018.

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