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Lecturer in Operations Management

Faculty of Professional & Social Sciences

Company:  Middlesex University
Location:  Hendon
Starting Salary:  £38,778 to £44,545 per annum
Grade:  Grade 7
Contract Type:  Permanent
FTE:  1
Date Posted:  Thursday 13 January 2022
Closing Date:  Sunday 13 February 2022
Reference:  BUS244
Job Details:    Job Description    

The Department of Management, Leadership and Organization is the biggest department in the Faculty of Business & Law. We are passionate about teaching, research and practice, and deliver a range of face-to-face and online programmes. 

The Department has recently embarked on a major transformation, including an ambitious plan to renew our existing programme portfolio whilst developing new and innovative programmes. As part of this transformation, we are looking to make new appointments in the areas of Strategic Management, Operations Management, Digital Business and Entrepreneurship & Sustainability (please see Middlesex University website for more details). 

This is an exciting opportunity for talented individuals to make a direct contribution to our next stage in development and help us to keep building an exceptional learning environment, fit for the 21st century. The jobs combine Learning & Teaching with research endeavours and Knowledge Transfer to strengthen the School’s research-teaching nexus and Knowledge Transfer for the benefit of students, School, University and the wider community. 

We support a personalised hands-on approach to Learning & Teaching and interactive learning empowering students to develop skills for their future and get ready for success in a changing world. We welcome applications from challenge-seeking academics, looking for an innovative context and seeking to make their mark in a dynamic environment. 

You must be flexible, creative, innovative, ambitious for yourself, your colleagues and above all committed to your students. We have a uniquely diverse student base, so our tutors must be culturally aware and able to engage with such a demanding group. You will engage in self-directed scholarship to ensure that your Learning & Teaching reflects current thinking and practice. You will be willing to undertake administrative responsibilities, subject to operational needs. 

You will bring: 

•A demonstrable specialism in the specified area and the ability and willingness to work across the wider subject domain. 

•An enthusiasm for Learning & Teaching, and the skills to share your expertise in innovative ways to engage and motivate learners. 

•A commitment to scholarship to inform curriculum development and delivery. 

•Either a track record of research outputs or evidence of substantial, successful professional practice. 

•Cultural sensitivity and a commitment to equality and inclusion. 

•Personal values that align with our commitment to social impact. 

To find out more about the job and apply, please visit the Middlesex University website. University/ Faculty Middlesex is ranked 90th worldwide in the 2020 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings of institutions 50 years old and less - the 2nd highest position of any university in the UK. In the last five years Middlesex has steadily climbed the international research rankings; it currently ranks #198 world-wide in the Business & Economics discipline in the US News ranking of Global universities. 

At Middlesex, learning from our diversity, teamwork, and collegiality are considered as important as individual excellence. Middlesex University's Faculty of Business & Law offers a broad portfolio of programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels including several degree apprenticeships, supportive research culture and infrastructure, and maintains a number of successful academic partnerships in the UK and internationally.

If you wish to discuss the job in further detail please contact the Acting Head of Department, Dr Hong Woo (H.Woo@mdx.ac.uk). 

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We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff diversity networks, campus facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds.