City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.
City attracts around 20,000 students (35% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.
In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.
Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made signiﬁcant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026. Founded in 1894, City is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.
The Sir John Cass Business School is among the global elite with an established 50-year reputation for excellence in business research and education. Cass holds the 'triple-crown' accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). The School and its programmes are consistently ranked among the best in the world.
The Faculty of Management is the School’s largest faculty with more than 80 scholars and is proud of its exceptional diversity, thought leadership and collegiality. It nurtures scholars who strive for international impact through their research, education and service.
The Entrepreneurship Group is part of the Faculty of Management. It has broad research interests in the entrepreneurial process (founders’ behaviour, nascency period, team development, entrepreneurial finance, new venture innovation and growth, exit) and educates students on BSc, MSc, MBA, Executive and PhD programs.
The Group is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic as Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship.
The appointed academic will undertake world-leading or internationally excellent research; and will contribute to the delivery of high quality student education and to the growth of the Faculty’s rising international profile.
The successful candidate will have completed, or will be close to completing, a PhD in a relevant field. For appointment as Lecturer, evidence of delivering high quality and innovative education is required, as is a strong potential to publish research of world-leading or internationally excellent quality. For appointment as Senior Lecturer, candidates will have a record of world-leading or internationally excellent research, a commitment to the delivery of high quality student education and the skills and experience to make a significant contribution to the achievement of the academic objectives of the School, including taking a lead on one or more aspects of research or education.
Interviews are planned for late November/early December 2019.
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.
Closing date for applications: 11:59pm, 20th October 2019.
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