University of Exeter Business School
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Management (Hospitality and Events - Education & Research) (Ref: P52247)

The above part-time (0.5FTE) permanent post is available as of the 1st September 2016 in the University of Exeter Business School and will be recruited at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level depending on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

ABOUT THE SCHOOL: We are proud that is has taken only a decade to establish the Business School as one of the UK's leading centres of business education and research, with a significant partnerships portfolio of more than 40 institutions globally. It is rapidly becoming one of the top business schools in the UK, ranked in the top 10 in the UK for all its main subject areas (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015 and the Complete University Guide 2016) and is one of only 80 business schools worldwide to have both EQUIS and AMBA accreditations.

Research conducted at the Business School is internationally respected. We are home to internationally recognised centres of excellence, such as the ESRC/HMRC Tax Administration Research Centre. In the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, 73% of the School's research was rated as world-leading or internationally- excellent. We want to continue to develop our research in distinctive areas, with a strong commitment to excellence with impact on business and society, research which underpins our teaching and inspires our staff and students.

To further strengthen our research and teaching activities we are therefore seeking to appoint a motivated, dynamic and collegiate academic to join our Management department as either a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer.

HOSPITALITY AND EVENTS MANAGEMENT: The Business School is one of a few Russell Group institutions with a specialism in Hospitality and Events Management which it is seeking to expand. It has an international reputation for the quality of teaching and research.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants for the Lecturer post should have PhD, or be nearing completion in Hospitality or Events or a closely related subject area, with experience in, or the ability to teach an area within Hospitality or Events. They will have a strong record in attracting research funding, or demonstrable potential to attract such funding. They must also be able to demonstrate awareness of impact in higher education.

Applicants for the Senior Lecturer post should have a PhD in Hospitality or Events or a closely related discipline, as well as sufficient knowledge in Hospitality and/or Events to develop teaching and research programmes. We are particularly interested in applicants with a demonstrable track record of participating in research with high impact.

FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information, please contact John Powell, email, or telephone (01392) 725966.

Our Exeter Academic initiative supports high performing academics to achieve their potential and develop their career.

SALARY: The salary for Lecturer will be from British Pound 33,574 to 41,255 pro rata per annum on Grade F and the salary for Senior Lecturer will be from British Pound 41,255 to 55,389 pro rata per annum.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: For more information and to apply online please visit

The closing date for completed applications is 16th March 2016.

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer which is 'Positive about Disabled People'. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.

Posted 2/26/16