University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
|Salary:||£41,526 to £49,553 per annum|
|Placed On:||13th October 2020|
|Closes:||9th November 2020|
Surrey Business School is a mid-sized business school with over 100 academic staff members from around the globe, and a highly cohesive and collegial atmosphere. The school is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and was recently awarded the Advance HE Athena SWAN bronze award. We inspire positive change in business and society, individuals and organisations, locally and globally by blending the rigour of high-quality impactful research with excellent teaching and the strengths of a technology-led university. We are ranked in the top 10 for business and economics in the United Kingdom by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020 by subject.
The school’s strengths are in digital innovation and technological transformation, international trade, leadership and organizational psychology and sustainability. Set in the beautiful countryside of Surrey with the convenience of bustling Guildford on your doorstep and London just 34 minutes away by train, the University of Surrey is an outstanding international University with an enterprising spirit.
The school runs a full range of programmes including undergraduate, postgraduate and MBA programmes, as well as a PhD programme. The school works closely with a network of business partners and other stakeholders, boasting strong links with many technology-oriented start-ups and established firms in London, and the South-East of England. For further information, please visit the SBS website.
The Department of Strategy and International Business (S&IB) has core research strengths in nonmarket strategy, corporate political activity, market entry strategies, foreign direct investment, sustainability, business model innovation as well as research into managing political risk. Please visit the S&IB website for more information and details on our research and teaching foci. To get a feel for the team and their experiences please visit the team page.
Our staff publish in leading journals in our fields e.g. Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, Journal of Management Studies, Strategic Organization, Research Policy etc. The Department’s research increasingly considers the links between business and government relationships, and we are looking to expand this emphasis. Our team also manages a wide range of international business related programmes, e.g. BSc in International Business Management, MSc International Business Management.
As a growing department, we seek to appoint an academic at a Lecturer level in Strategy and International Business to join our dynamic team. The successful applicant will demonstrate clear evidence of their capability to publish world class research (4* and 3* journals), teach international business and related areas across the curricula of UG and PG programmes. They will be expected to play an active role in leading and developing taught programmes, characterised by contemporary academic and commercial content that utilises thoughtful pedagogic approaches to learning and wider student experience.
At Surrey, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equitable opportunities for all, in the pursuit of Surrey’s vision to be a leading global University. We work together to create a truly inclusive culture. We place great value on diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds. We are seeking to increase the diversity within our community and would particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities. Appointments will always be made on merit.
Candidate presentations and interviews are planned to take place on 18th November 2020.