Senior Lecturer in Finance and SouthWest-Sussex Transnational Education Course Director Ref 10226

School/department: University of Sussex Business School
Hours: Full time hours up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 10226
Salary: starting at £53,353 to £61,823 per annum
Placed on:  01 December 2022
Closing date: 10 February 2023.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: 02 March 2023.
Expected start date: 01 June 2023

Job description

The department of finance and accounting at the University of Sussex Business School is seeking to recruit a Senior Lecturer in Finance which will also act as Transnational Education (TNE) Dual Degree Course Director for the BSc Fintech and Digital Assets programme with SouthWest University of China in Chongqing. As a senior lecturer, you will be expected to show relevant experience of academic leadership and demonstrate expertise in Fintech and Digital Assets through a track record of teaching and research excellence. As course director, you will have overall responsibility for the programme including curriculum development, quality assurance, and representation at various School and University meetings. As part of your duties, you will be expected to travel to the partner institution to ensure the smooth running of the course and deliver at least one of the flying faculty modules on the course. For this reason, familiarity with spoken and written Chinese, while not essential, will be considered highly desirable. This position is on the regular Education and Research track.

Please contact Radu Tunaru for informal enquiries.

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