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Lecturer in Leadership for Development (Teaching and Scholarship)

The University of Manchester - Global Development Institute

Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,792 to £50,132 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 21st August 2019
Closes: 22nd September 2019
Job Ref: HUM-14448

Job Reference: HUM-14448
Location: Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date: 22/09/2019
Salary: £40,792 to £50,132 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed Term
Faculty/Organisational Unit: Humanities
Division: Global Development Institute
Hours Per week: full time
Contract Duration: 3 years

The University of Manchester seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Leadership for Development at the Global Development Institute in the School of Environment, Education and Development. We are looking to appoint an outstanding individual who will make a central and strategic contribution to a new online joint Master of Leadership for Development. This unique new online teaching programme is planned to be delivered jointly in partnership with the University of Melbourne (Australia).

You will hold a PhD in a relevant cognate area relating to human resource development and/or leadership with reference to international/global development/emerging economy country contexts; have demonstrable experience in curriculum design and learning pedagogies suitable for online delivery, and have a track record of postgraduate teaching and supervision. You will also have proven research track record, in the cognate areas of leadership and management within the development sector.

You will play a lead role in the development and delivery of the new programme. In addition to design, teaching and learning contributions on the new programme, the role will also include opportunities to participate in the convening and delivery of existing course units within the Human and Digital Development cluster.

Interviews are likely to be held in the week commencing 7th October 2019.
As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor David Hulme, Head of Global Development Institute



Name: Dr Jaco Renken, Programme Director: Master of Leadership for Development


Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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