|Salary:||£36,386 to £60,027 Grade 7 Academic to Grade 9|
|Placed On:||31st March 2023|
|Closes:||26th April 2023|
Working as a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Finance at Kent Business School is to be part of the 1% of global business schools to gain ‘Triple Crown’ accreditation from three top business organisations: European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and The Association of MBAs (AMBA). We also gained the Small Business Charter Award in 2018.
As a dual-intensive Business School, which is in a period of expansion and growth, our distinctiveness comes from a forward-thinking approach to business education. We place sustainable innovation at the heart of our educational outlook, underpinned by world-class research. We are interdisciplinary by nature, bringing innovative solutions to real world issues. We are integrated into the local business community as a hub for knowledge creation and exchange. We are proud that our industry collaborations and global partnerships benefit students, businesses and the community. Our commitment to gender equality was recognised by our 2020 Athena SWAN bronze award.
Not only will you be welcomed into the Department of Accounting and Finance, where internationally-recognised colleagues pride themselves on teaching excellence, you will be joining a team of world-leading researchers – indeed, the REF2021 has confirmed KBS as a leading research business school, with 80% of our outputs rated as world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*).
Kent Business School is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Finance to join the Department of Accounting and Finance. We are looking for a dedicated scholar who is keen to make a strong contribution to both research and teaching in this area, as well as to our student enterprise and business engagement activities.
The successful applicant will lead and contribute to the delivery of Finance modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In particular, the post holder will be expected to provide teaching in one or more of the following: Portfolio Investment, Risk Management, Financial Econometrics, Quantitative Finance. Knowledge of Python for programming in finance is not essential, but desirable.
We encourage applications from research-led educators with experience in demand-driven curriculum development, technology-enabled learning, and/or executive education and Higher and Degree Apprenticeships. We are especially interested to receive applications from prospective candidates whose work relates to the School’s mission of sustainable innovation.
The position will be based at our Canterbury Campus, you may be expected to take up teaching and other responsibilities at the University’s other campuses, study centres and off campus for the delivery of Higher and Degree Apprenticeships.
Both Canterbury and Medway offer excellent places to live whether urban, rural or coastal living is your preference. There is also access to Outstanding schools in both areas, easy links to central London and Europe via high-speed trains as well as our stunning cultural and historical attractions. Kent also offers much in the way of outdoor life as well as an enviable climate. The School offers a competitive salary, generous support for research/scholarship as well as a collegial and cohesive work environment.
Please see the links below to view the full job description and also to apply for this post. If you require further information regarding the application process please contact KBS HR on firstname.lastname@example.org quoting ref number: KBS-149-23
For an informal discussion, please contact Professor Aydin Ozkan (email@example.com), Head of the Department of Accounting and Finance.
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