LECTURER IN OPERATIONS, SUPPLY CHAIN, TECHNOLOGY OR PROJECT MANAGEMENT - GRADE 8

£43,415 - £54,950 pa

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES. SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

Location: DEPARTMENT OF OPERATIONS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

Ref: 051228/WWW

EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA accredited with its full-time MBA ranked in The Economist top 100, the University of Liverpool Management School (ULMS) is a truly international institution with a global reputation for excellence in teaching, research and collaborative relationships. ULMS benefits from Liverpool’s standing as a founding member of the Russell Group of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities. Formed in 2002 through the bringing together of a number of well-established departments and research groups in the University of Liverpool, ULMS provides a world-leading environment for research. The pursuit of research internationally recognised for its excellence, originality, significance and rigour is central to the ULMS culture, as is the 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 whose transformative research and teaching places it at the forefront of influential knowledge leadership to better business and society. Over the last three 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 has 220 academic and research 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. 

The Operations and Supply Chain Management Group is seeking to appoint a new colleague at the level of Lecturer (the equivalent to Assistant Professor). Operations and Supply Chain-related research at ULMS has a broad scope and includes an increasing interest in Digital Business, Data Analytics and Software Engineering developments with applications to Operations and Supply Chain Design and Management. Applications from those with relevant research experience, strong publication plans, and teaching interests in Operations, Supply Chain, Technology or Project Management are of particular interest for these posts. 

Candidates will possess a relevant PhD (or be close to completion of a PhD) and have a developing track record of relevant top-level publications in any area of the Operations Management field. Candidates will be able to evidence future research plans demonstrating a capacity to sustain a high level of output and be expected to teach subjects related to the post at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The School 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 modules. 

Informal questions and official applications should be directed to the University’s appointed advisors, Gareth Duxbury: Consulting online at http://garethdconsulting.co.uk quoting reference number 051228, or by contacting gareth.e.duxbury@gmail.com

Please note completing the University of Liverpool Application form will not guarantee you are considered for the role, you must formally apply through our appointed advisers. 

Applications must consist of the University of Liverpool application form, a full academic CV and a Covering Letter. 

The deadline for applications is midnight (GMT) on Tuesday, 3 January 2023. 

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to deliver presentations on Thursday 26th January 2023 and to interview on Friday 27th January 2023.

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