Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Location: Nottingham
Salary: £36,261 to £48,677 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 20th August 2019
Closes: 18th September 2019
Job Ref: SOC295819

Location: Jubilee Campus

Nottingham University Business School is one of the UK’s leading Business Schools and a globally ranked centre for management education and research at one of the UK’s most successful universities. With around 140 academic staff, this dynamic Business School has a strong commitment to excellent research, teaching and learning. Our strategy of research led teaching is supported through close engagement with other Schools across the University, as well as with businesses and organisations in the public and private sector. We are embracing the contemporary challenges confronting Business Schools and Universities more broadly by, integrating sustainability issues in the curriculum and inspiring radical innovation thinking in our students. For more information about Nottingham University Business School, please see www.nottingham.ac.uk/business.

Applications are invited for the position of Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship & Innovation which is based in the Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (HGI) at Nottingham University Business School.

The Haydn Green Institute (HGI) is a leading centre for research, education and practice in entrepreneurship and innovation. The Institute provides a programme of world class entrepreneurship education across undergraduate, postgraduate and executive levels. Academic staff at HGI are engaged in research exploring issues such as entrepreneurial legitimacy, technology entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education and social and digital innovation. HGI actively translates this research evidence into practical outcomes, providing societal and economic impact. This is manifest locally within the Ingenuity lab which supports students, alumni and early career researchers to realise their entrepreneurial aspirations. At a global level, HGI hosts high profile innovation competitions including the YES programmes for early career researchers, the annual Ingenuity innovation event for students, alumni, ECRs and local communities of the international campuses and the International Ingenuity Challenge to address the Sustainable Development Goals (www.nottingham.ac.uk/enterprise).

The person appointed will be expected to engage in high quality research and to contribute to teaching on the range of programmes offered by the School at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. They will also be required to make an appropriate contribution to administration.

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