Lecturer in Operations Management

University of Reading - Henley Business School

Henley Business School at the University of Reading, is seeking to appoint Lecturer in Operations Management, who will undertake international-level academic research and the development, delivery and leadership of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the area of operations management, with associated responsibilities in administration and outreach activities.

You will be part of a vibrant global institution that continuously seeks to improve upon everything we do and be recognised for being a truly international business school, the excellence of our learning experience, world-class research and thinking, our sense of community and responsibility, the strength of our networks, and the breadth and depth of our relationships with industry.

You will be expected to:

  • Conduct independent research in the broad area of operations management, including smart supply chain management, digitalisation and Industry 4.0;
  • Teach a range of modules in the broad area of operations management as agreed by the Head of Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting (BISA);
  • Take on administrative duties and academic citizenship activities appropriate for your expertise and experience.

You will have:

  • Demonstrable ability to publish in leading international peer-reviewed academic journals.
  • Demonstrable ability to conduct research leading to significant academic and professional impact.
  • Demonstrable ability to teach at a high standard at UG and PG level, and to a variety of audiences.
  • PhD/DBA in Operations Management or closely related subject.
  • Research capability demonstrated through publications in high quality journals and conferences.

Interviews to be held Tuesday 8th May 2018

Informal contact details
Contact role: Head of Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting
Contact name: Prof. Keiichi Nakata                                                             
Contact phone: +44 (0) 118 378 4423
Contact email: k.nakata@henley.ac.uk

Alternative informal contact details
Contact role: Director of Studies
Contact name: Dr Liang Han
Contact phone: +44 (0) 118 378 5831
Contact email: liang.han@henley.ac.uk

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.

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