Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer/ Reader in Information Systems (Education & Students) x2 Ref: 3276

School/department: University of Sussex Business School / Management
Hours: Full time. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 3276
Salary: Grade 7 starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum; Grade 8 starting from £41,526 to £49,553 per annum; Grade 9 starting at £51,034 to £ 59,135 per annum
Placed on: 13 March 2020
Closing date:  17 April 2020. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: 14 May 2020
Expected start date: 1 September 2020


Job description 

The Department of Management is looking to recruit two full-time faculty members at Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer/ Reader level in Information Systems (Education and Students).

The successful candidates will be a part of a vibrant and growing group of Information Systems and Technology Management scholars within the Department of Management. Further information about the group’s research and members’ profiles can be found here.

Applicants from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds are encouraged to apply including Information Systems, Technology Management, Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics, Operations and Supply Chain Management. We encourage applications from individuals who take innovative approaches to teaching, who are experienced in delivering research-led teaching and are interested in informing their teaching with business practice. The successful applicants will contribute to our BSc in Business and Management Studies, MSc in Management and to the MSc in Global Supply and Logistics Management programmes. We would expect them to teach in modules on Digital Data and Decision Making Skills and we would welcome applicants with experience to teach SAP software.

The successful candidate(s) profile should be reflecting the rank they are applying. Candidates who apply for a Lectureship position should be able to demonstrate scholarly work on pedagogical matters in the Management field as evidenced by a Doctoral degree in Education, Fellowship in HEA, peer reviewed publications or submitted work on relevant outlets, and active participation in conferences of the discipline. Evidence of teaching-excellence is expected.

Candidates who apply for a Senior Lectureship/Reader position are expected to be Senior Fellows of the HEA, to be involved in Continuous Professional Development opportunities, to participate in relevant professional organisations and to have publications in peer-reviewed pedagogical outlets (including journals and conferences). They should also be able to demonstrate evidence of teaching excellence and innovation and of leadership experience in the development and directorship of programmes.

The successful applicants need to have an enthusiasm for teaching and for collaborating with colleagues.

Informal enquiries may be made with the Deputy Head of the Department of Management, Dr Dimitra Petrakaki (D.Petrakaki@sussex.ac.uk).

Download job description and person specification Ref 3276 [PDF 249.40KB]


How to apply

Download our academic post application form [DOC 301.50KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to bmecrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk 

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