Lecturer in Project Management with Innovation Studies Ref 2134

School/department: University of Sussex Business School / SPRU  
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term until 30 September 2020  
Reference:  2134
Salary: Starting at £33,797 and rising to £40,322 per annum
Placed on: 16 August 2019
Closing date:  12 September 2019.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: 19/20 September 2019
Expected start date: As soon as possible


Job description

The Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) within the University of Sussex Business School are seeking to appoint a full time Lecturer in Project Management with Innovation Studies to join our team for one year, to cover staff absence, starting in September 2019.

The Lecturer will teach modules in the fields of project management and innovation management, supervise postgraduate students in their Year End research reports, and contribute to the continual development of the MSc Project Management and the MSc Strategic Innovation Management.

The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge of contemporary issues and debates within the area of Business, project management and innovation, particularly in relation to science, technology and innovation.

It is essential to have a PhD (or near to completion) or appropriate professional qualification in project management and/or innovation management, and experience of undergraduate and post-graduate teaching, or equivalent professional experience in relation to project and innovation management. It would be an advantage to have some experience of teaching marketing related subjects.

Informal enquiries may be made with Dr Carlos Sato (C.E.Y.Sato@sussex.ac.uk)

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How to apply

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