Lecturer in Strategy/Entrepreneurship/Marketing (2 posts) Ref: 2495

School/department: University of Sussex Business School
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered  (subject to business need).
Contract: 2-year fixed term (maternity cover)
Salary: Grade 7 starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum; Grade 8 starting from £41,526 to £49,553 per annum
Placed on: 8 November 2019
Closing date: 9 December 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: 18 December 2019 
Expected start date: January 2020

Job description

The Department of Strategy & Marketing in the University of Sussex Business School is looking to recruit two, two-year fixed term maternity cover positions at the Lecturer (Assistant Professor) level, either in Strategy, Entrepreneurship, or Marketing. 

The Department consists of three main disciplines: marketing, international business, and entrepreneurship. We are connected by a passion for teaching, research, and engagement, and focused on creativity, sustainability, technology, and managerial practice.

The Department has a strong reputation within the United Kingdom and hosts a range of vibrant and popular undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

We are looking for passionate educators in the areas of marketing and entrepreneurship. The positions will be part of the University of Sussex teaching focused pathway, which will allow time and resources for teaching-related scholarship, but there is no expectation that you will traditional academic conduct research (however, you will be able to do so if you wish).

The successful candidate will be an engaged early-career academic who enjoys working in a dynamic, multidisciplinary environment and shows enthusiasm for collaborating with colleagues across disciplines.

The successful candidates should have experience in teaching at either the undergraduate and postgraduate level, online and in the classroom. We are looking for staff to cover Introduction to Marketing, International Marketing, Marketing Analytics, and Digital Marketing. In entrepreneurship we are seeking cover for courses involving new venture development, strategic planning and general strategy as well as some specialist regional foci such as East Asia and the EU.

Enquiries in the first instance should be sent to Head of Department Professor Michael Beverland m.beverland@sussex.ac.uk

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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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