Lecturer in Information Systems Ref 5524

School/department: University of Sussex, Business School, Management
Hours: Full time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 5524
Salary: Starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum, pro rata if part time.
Placed on: 19 March 2021
Closing date: 23 April 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: To be confirmed. 
Expected start date: 1 September 2021 


Job description

The Department of Management is looking to recruit a Lecturer in Information Systems. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the research profile and the teaching portfolio provided by a vibrant and growing group of Information Systems and Technology Management scholars. The group works on four main research themes including:

  • Innovation and digital business strategy
  • Innovative qualitative methodologies in the digital age
  • Interactions between technology, work and organisations
  • Technology, practices and policy.

Applicants from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds are encouraged to apply including Management, Information Systems, Science and Technology Studies, Organisation Studies and Sociology. We are open to a broad range of methodological expertise and theoretical and philosophical approaches that complements and/or enriches existing expertise.

The successful candidate will be a research active academic who enjoys working in a dynamic, multidisciplinary environment. They should be able to demonstrate ability to publish in international excellent and world-leading journals (evidenced for example by existing publications and submitted work) and should demonstrate active participation in prestigious conferences of the discipline. 

Please contact the Deputy Head of the Department of Management, Dr Dimitra Petrakaki (D.Petrakaki@sussex.ac.uk) for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Download job description and person specification Ref 5524 [PDF 162.26KB]

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How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

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