Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

Location: Durham
Salary: £51,630 to £58,089 (Grade 9)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 1st November 2018
Closes: 14th December 2018
Job Ref: DUBS18-6

Durham University Business School, with full international accreditation and a Financial Times Top 100 rank, is investing in posts at all levels, and across several disciplines as part of our  ambitions to become a Top 20 European Business School. Among other vacancies, we seek to appoint four Associate Professors in the Department of Management and Marketing, which is one of three ‘research-intensive departments who share the ambition to advance world changing knowledge and secure global impact through increasingly collaborative research across disciplines with colleagues in Durham University and beyond.

Our central purpose it to create, share and use knowledge to deliver equitable and sustainable futures around the world. Accordingly, we seek to recruit research and teaching colleagues with the drive, vision and talent to elevate our research activity and environment. We are looking for future colleagues who will lead and contribute to the development to world-class publications, creation of intellectual capacity through the generation of research funds and the delivery of new knowledge that has a discernible influence on academic thought and documented impact beyond academia. We welcome colleagues with a passion for student learning and a desire to enhance an inclusive community of learning, in and beyond the school.

Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship: This post is required to build upon the leadership capacity in small business and entrepreneurship, identified as a strategic subject for The School’s future growth and research focus. The leadership appointment will also contribute to the design and delivery of the institution-wide proposition for entrepreneurship, including international partnership development in this intellectual space. They are is part of a suite of appointments to strengthen this crucial field of business research and teaching and will also contribute to the design and delivery of the institution-wide proposition for entrepreneurship.

Durham University is one of the world’s top universities, boasting a welcoming and vibrant international community. Durham is an exceptional place in which to base your career. Our strengths across the Arts and Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences see us listed as a top 5 UK and top 100 global University with our students and our world leading academics sitting at the heart of delivering our ground-breaking work. As part of our ambitious strategy we are growing and we look forward to welcoming your application.

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