University of Kent Career Opportunities Jobs SS-025-19 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing


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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing

Kent Business School

Location:  Chatham
Salary:  £34,189 to £58,089
Grade:  Grade 7 to Grade 9
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Release Date:  Thursday 02 May 2019
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Sunday 02 June 2019  (unless otherwise stated)
Interview Date:  Monday 24 June 2019
Reference:  SS-025-19

Kent Business School is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing who is keen to make a strong contribution to teaching and research as well as student enterprise and business engagement activities.

The successful applicant will lead and contribute to the delivery of modules in the advertised area on both our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and will support the expansion of our Medway campus.

Apart from a successful teaching record you must have developed an original and productive research agenda, demonstrating the ability or clear potential to publish in internationally-ranked, peer-reviewed journals. Evidence of income generation, impactful research, scholarship, or corporate engagement is expected in the case of appointments at Senior Lecturer level.  We encourage applications from educators with experience in demand-driven curriculum development, technology-enabled learning, and/or executive education. 

We particularly encourage applications from prospective candidate whose work relates strongly to the School’s mission of sustainable innovation.

As Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing you will:

  • Undertake research and scholarship, independently and collaboratively, and at Senior Lecturer level provide leadership to more junior academic colleagues within the group and the School as required
  • Teach and administer modules primarily within the core discipline of marketing
  • Supervise research and/or project students, either jointly or independently

To succeed in this role you will have:

  • PhD (or equivalent) in relevant area or near completion
  • Teaching experience in the area of marketing
  • Evidence of successful publication activity in relevant 3* or 4* rated journals

Kent Business School is a leading business school, ranked in the top 30 in the UK. Engaging teaching, world-class research, professional partnerships and an international community create an exciting atmosphere in which to learn, where innovation is encouraged and challenges welcomed. We are a research-intensive business school that produces rigorous and relevant knowledge which informs and impacts on the practice of management. 

For information regarding the application process please contact The Resourcing Team on quoting ref number: SS-0025-19

For an informal discussion only, please contact Professor Martin Meyer, Director of Kent Business School, or Professor Marian Garcia, Professor of Marketing and Innovation and Academic Lead for Medway (

Applications must be made via the University’s online application system. Please complete the main details section of the application and upload your CV and cover letter. Your cover letter should clearly and explicitly address the requirements of the Person specification and you should provide clear evidence and examples which back-up any assertions you make in relation to each criterion. We recommend a maximum of 4 x A4 sides for this document.

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Please note - applications must be made via the University’s online application system. CVs or details sent directly to the department or via email cannot be considered.

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