Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: Not Specified
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 20th December 2018
Closes: 25th January 2019
Job Ref: 212742

You will be passionate about interdisciplinarity and can lead within the Business School as well as collaborate with colleagues in the University’s two National Innovation Centres, for Ageing and Data, and across University Faculties to address the UK Grand Challenges presented by the UK Government’s Industrial Strategy. You will contribute to the success and development of the Newcastle University Business School community through academic leadership as an active and engaged citizen. Individuals who are fascinated by the Future of Work and developing future leaders and who care about nurturing academic colleagues and students to reach their potential and connect with organisations, are encouraged to apply.

As senior colleagues and academic leaders, the Professors will engage in leading international research which leads to impact, and shape and deliver stretching future-facing research strategies. The Professors will demonstrate motivation for research activities within and beyond their disciplines to enable creativity, innovation and interdisciplinarity in research, impact, engagement and learning and teaching activities. Professors will have the opportunity to connect with the National Innovation Centre for Ageing in our aim to innovate for better longer lives and with the National Innovation Centre for Data to work on opportunities offered by the explosion in digital data.

We are committed to developing a fully inclusive University community which recruits and retains staff from all sectors of society. Women and other minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply as they are currently under-represented in Professorial positions.

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