International Senior Teaching Associate / Teaching Fellow in Management and Organisational Behaviour

Lancaster University - Organisation, Work and Technology

Salary: Senior Teaching Associate: £33,518-£38,832 Teaching Fellow: £41,212-£47,772

The Department of Organisation, Work and Technology at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) invites applications for a Senior Teaching Associate or Teaching Fellow position in Management and Organisational Behaviour, to begin May 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The department welcomes applications in all areas of management and organisational behaviour, but particularly encourages applications from candidates with research/scholarship that connects to one of the departments four research themes: human resource management & employment relations; ethics & sustainability; information, technology and organisations; management & society.

The successful candidate will have completed a PhD. For a Senior Teaching Associate post the candidate will have experience of undergraduate and/or post-graduate teaching, whist for a Teaching Fellow post the candidate will also have experience of undergraduate and postgraduate programme design and management.

This post arises as a result of international teaching activities, which the successful applicant will need to help deliver. Lancaster University has recently established a joint institute with its highly ranked partner Beijing Jiaotong University (BJTU). The campus, called Lancaster University College at Beijing Jiaotong University, is located in Weihai in the Shandong province in China. The post involves direct collaboration with our key strategic partner in China and requires the applicant to spend two periods of ten weeks at BJTU. Key responsibilities will include:

  • For a Teaching Associate or Teaching Fellow post, engaging in scholarship that informs teaching in areas relevant to the Departments activities. 
  • Undertaking two visits of 10 weeks duration annually to teach on the undergraduate programme in Business Studies at the Weihai campus;
  • Engaging with the administration and day-to-day running of the Department in Lancaster as well as its international activities.

Members of academic staff are entitled to paid accommodation in Weihai, travel allowances and medical insurance in accordance with Lancaster University’s International (short term) Assignment policy.


The successful applicant will deliver teaching at the Joint Institute in Weihai, China as part of the international strategic partnership between Beijing-Jiaotong University and Lancaster University. Located in the east of Shandong Province, Weihai is surrounded by the Yellow Sea in the north, east and south with a 986 kilometers (613 miles) coastline in total. It neighbours Yantai in the west and is separated from the Korean Peninsula and Japanese chain islands by the sea in the east.

More information about LUC@BJTU can be found at: 

Informal enquiries may be directed to: James Faulconbridge, Head of Department of Organisation, Work and Technology, Charles Carter Building, Lancaster University Management School, Tel: Phone: +44 (0)1524 510265 (

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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