Closing date is 27 June
About the role
The Work and Employment Division and its associated research centre (Centre for Sustainable Work and Employment Futures) within the School of Business is one of the largest and most diverse units of academics in industrial/employment relations and employment studies in the UK. In this role you will be involved in high quality research and contribute to the School’s undergraduate, postgraduate and distance learning curriculum, as well as the supervision of postgraduate researchers.
In addition to being engaged in innovative learning and teaching, you will have an established reputation for research, with a strong record of publications (appropriate to your level of experience) in peer reviewed journals of substantial standing. You will have excellent networking skills which you use to seek out opportunities for collaboration both internally and externally. You will also be able to demonstrate the ability to generate external funding through research grants, contracts or other sources.
Finally, you will have a track record of engaging with a range of communities related to your research and teaching interests, including external organisations.
For informal enquiries, please contact either Glynne Williams (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Katharine Venter (email@example.com) , Co-Heads of Division.
We anticipate that interviews will take place on 16 July 2019.
Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff and students. Our strength is built on the talent of our scholars, drawn to us by a mutual passion for discovery. We seek to embed an adventurous and entrepreneurial spirit into our research culture, and to create an environment in which both disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinarity thrive.
In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.
Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning main campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. A short distance away is the new Brookfield Campus, exclusively designed and dedicated to the School of Business, which includes a teaching centre, research facilities, business centre, offices, catering and extensive outdoor space.