Job title: Lecturer in Business (Research Focus)
Job reference: B3212
Application closing date: 03/09/2019
Location: Teesside University Business School
Salary: £31,302 – £37,345
Status: Full time, Permanent 3 posts available
Teesside University Business School is a modern, enterprising and dynamic business school offering a blend of academic excellence, entrepreneurial thinking and real-world orientation. We have a rich and deeply embedded culture of innovation and enterprise where academic theory is explored through real-world examples within a supportive but challenging learning environment. We recognise and develop the relationship between student learning, research, knowledge transfer and business engagement for the benefit of students, staff, businesses and the social, economic and cultural development of the Tees Valley region and wider world.
For an overview of the Business School, our Mission, Vision and current activities, click on the link to watch our video:
The Business School is looking to expand its academic workforce due to recent sustained growth across the provision and to support its ambitious growth plans over the next five years.
In this role you will contribute to teaching, research, knowledge exchange, enterprise and business engagement in the Business School. You will be expected to deliver innovative, engaging and effective teaching through a range of delivery styles including distance learning and team based working. You will undertake Research and Scholarly activity, including the creation of novel ideas and concepts and will contribute to the University’s income generation through enterprise, consultancy, and other business engagement activities.
You will have a First Degree in a relevant discipline/equivalent professional qualification, or have significant practical work experience. A PhD in a relevant discipline is also an essential requirement for this role. You must be willing to achieve a relevant Teaching Qualification, normally within two years of employment, such as PGCHE/Higher Education Academy (Associate Fellow/Senior Fellow) accreditation.
The Tees Valley is an enjoyable place to live – in the heart of the North of England’s coastline and countryside, with easy access to Durham, Newcastle and York.
For an informal discussion please contact Dr Gill Owens, Head of Department (Business), G.Owens@tees.ac.uk