SENIOR LECTURER IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP GRADE 9 (TEACHING AND SCHOLARSHIP)
£54,944 - £67,538 pa
STRATEGY, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA accredited with its full-time MBA ranked in the Economist top 100, the University of Liverpool Management School is an international management school based in an enterprising and vibrant, world city of culture. Formed in 2002 through the bringing together of a number of well-established departments and research groups in the University of Liverpool, the School provides a world- leading environment for research, management and leadership education. The pursuit of research which is internationally recognised for excellence in its originality, significance and rigour is central to the culture of the School, as is delivery of a strong student experience.
Following the appointment of the School’s Dean, Professor Julia Balogun, in 2015 and supported by strong ongoing investment from the University and the University’s ambitious STRATEGY2026, ULMS is fulfilling its mission to be a globally connected Management School advancing influential knowledge leadership through its transformative research and teaching to better business and society.
Over the last four years, ULMS has engaged in extensive recruitment of academic and professional services staff, expanding into a state-of- the-art extension, including a trading room. The School now has over 220 academic staff supported by 80 professional services colleagues. Echoing the City of Liverpool’s reputation for friendliness and an outward looking orientation, ULMS provides a strongly collegial, international and intellectually vibrant interdisciplinary environment, including a thriving doctoral research community of over 140 PhD students.
Under the leadership of Professor Robert Blackburn, the new Brett Centre for Entrepreneurship is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship on a Teaching and Scholarship (T&S) Track. The Centre is looking for an individual with well-developed scholarship in the area of entrepreneurship and / or entrepreneurial education, and who is an inspiring teacher and pedagogical leader. The successful candidate will develop and lead modules in Entrepreneurship education across the University as well as in the Management School. Working with colleagues the successful applicant will provide support and mentoring for student entrepreneurship and enterprise activities, contribute to the development of outreach activities outside the University, particularly in the Liverpool City Region, and forge links with other universities and graduate enterprise organisations.
The successful candidate will possess a relevant PhD in Entrepreneurship or a related discipline. The candidate will present a strong track record of teaching Entrepreneurship in the university or private sector, and an established track-record in scholarship related to entrepreneurship and enterprise, with clear plans for future scholarship. The Candidate will also be expected to demonstrate an experience of and ability to build relationships with external partners. The Brett Centre seeks excellence in all aspects of student experience and looks for individuals with a passion for innovative pedagogies and the capacity to create and deliver new and highly contemporary Entrepreneurship modules.
To apply please complete and upload the University’s application form, a full academic CV, ideally accompanied by a brief covering letter addressing the criteria in the Person Specification to Society’s website