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University of Exeter - University of Exeter Business School

Location: Exeter
Salary: Competitive
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 14th September 2018
Closes: 30th November 2018
Job Ref: P63559

Professors in Management; Science, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (SITE); Economics; Finance; Accounting; Sustainable Futures. Education and Research

Appointments will be part time (up to 40%), permanent      

The role

We are seeking Distinguished Research Professors to engage with and support core research activities in the University of Exeter Business School. You will be an innovative researcher with a strong and current record of high quality international publications in 4-star journals or equivalent and be a leading international figure in your discipline.

You will support a dynamic team in developing and delivering research and collaborate with our research centres and individual academic staff. You will apply your expertise to develop and deliver our research strategy, building research capabilities and support staff in publishing in the top journals in the field. You will also have a key role in developing the research culture and international reputation of the Business School.

We are seeking to appoint Professors with particular research interests across our six departments:

  • Management
  • Science, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (SITE)
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Sustainable Futures

The University of Exeter Business School (UEBS) is an interdisciplinary business school dedicated to excellence in research and teaching across the management and economic disciplines. UEBS brings together inspirational and internationally respected academics from around the world in an environment that combines historical and intellectual heritage with modern facilities. Academic staff proactively engage with business, government and civil society partners in research, consultancy and development projects. The Business School is consistently among the UK's best in student experience and employability. Our academic staff aspire to be outstanding researchers and teachers. We value our learning community and collegial environment.

What we can offer you

  • Freedom (and the support) to pursue your intellectual interests and to work creatively across disciplines to produce internationally exciting research;
  • Support teams that understand the University wide research and teaching goals and partner with our academics accordingly
  • An Innovation, Impact and Business directorate that works closely with our academics providing specialist support for external engagement and development
  • A multitude of staff benefits including sector leading benefits around maternity, adoption and shared parental leave (up to 26 weeks full pay), Paternity leave (up to 6 weeks full pay), and a new Fertility Treatment Policy
  • A beautiful campus set in the heart of stunning Devon

Please ensure you read our Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role.

For an informal and confidential discussion about our opportunities please contact Prof David Allen (Pro-Vice Chancellor) on email

If you are interested in these positions we recommend that you apply as soon as possible. This is a rolling-recruitment campaign and applications will be assessed and interviews will be held throughout the recruitment period. 

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer.  We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer, an Athena Swan accredited institution and a Stonewall Diversity Champion. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce

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