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Chair in Entrepreneurship at Durham University Business School - Application deadline 4 July

The Business School are seeking to appoint a permanent Professor in the area of Entrepreneurship to the Department of Management and Marketing, which is one of three ‘research-led’ departments who share the ambition to advance world changing knowledge and secure global impact through increasingly collaborative research across disciplines with colleagues in Durham University and beyond.

We aim to be a Top 20 European Business School by 2027. We therefore seek to elevate our research activity and environment through the support and delivery of influential research publications, together with research capacity enhancement through income generation and the proof of social value through documented impact.

Durham University is one of the world’s top universities, boasting a welcoming and vibrant international community. Durham is an exceptional place in which to base your career. Our strengths across the Arts and Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences see us listed as a top 5 UK and top 100 global university with our students and our world leading academics sitting at the heart of delivering our ground-breaking work. As part of our ambitious strategy we are growing and we look forward to welcoming your application.

Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 27th August 2018.

Lecturer in Entrepreneurship (2 posts) Aston Business School - Application deadline 6 July 2018

Aston Business School seeks to appoint a highly motivated, high-profile academic with the ability and interest in providing research, teaching, and impact leadership in the field of entrepreneurship.

The holder of this post will influence the future direction of entrepreneurship scholarship in our Department and Aston Business School at large. We consider ourselves to be one of the leading centres for entrepreneurship research in the UK, as we co-host both the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) project in the UK (part of the largest single study of entrepreneurial activity in the world –, and also the UK national government-funded Enterprise Research Centre (ERC) –

In addition, we aim to imbed an entrepreneurial mindset into our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. At present we currently have an MSc in Entrepreneurship and we may introduce an undergraduate programme in the future, and will expect the successful candidate to play a role in its development.

Candidates should demonstrate excellence in, and a passion for, the field of entrepreneurship, and a PhD. This should be evidenced by a publication record that is either developing or already extensive in leading entrepreneurship journals. Candidates should have experience in attracting external research income and a track record in stakeholder engagement. The successful candidate will have a reputation in the field of entrepreneurship and a growing network in the international community.

Aston Business School of Aston University is one of Europe’s leading research-intensive business schools, with the majority of its research rated world-leading or internationally excellent in the REF 2014. Aston Business School is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. Aston University was an early signatory to the UN backed Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME) and is at the forefront of responsible management education. The School has a thriving research culture and strong demand from well-qualified students for all its undergraduate, postgraduate and post-experience courses.

Aston Business School is one of 37 business schools in the UK to hold the Small Business Charter , in recognition of the engagement and support offered to SMEs, the importance of enterprise in the curriculum and engagement with national and local stakeholders. For the last seven years Aston Business School has helped design and deliver the national Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme. In 2015 it organised the first ever Pitchfest event outside of London, a pitching competition for SMEs to increase the profile of their businesses in front of a national audience of investors.

The minimum period for which initial appointments are made is normally five years. However, the normal expectation is that Lecturers will transfer to a continuing appointment during this period on demonstrating acceptable performance in their research, teaching and other duties.

For informal discussions relating to this post please contact the Head of Department,

Dr Chris Jones; Tel: +44(0) 121 204 3036; email:

Aston University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter, recognised by a bronze award. We pride ourselves on our vibrant, friendly, supportive working environment and collaborative atmosphere.

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The University of Queensland (UQ), Brisbane, Australia

An exciting opportunity exists for a highly qualified and passionate academic to join the UQ Business School to contribute to world class research and teaching at lecturer, senior lecturer (assistant professor), associate professor or professorial levels.

UQ Business School‘s research in management is rated at the highest level (5* well above world standard) in the latest national research assessment exercise in Australia. UQ Business School provides a high-quality range of programs from undergraduate to masters to PhD. Distinguished by its international reputation and research focus, our School is internationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International and the European Foundation for Management Development (EQUIS). Our MBA program has been consistently ranked as number 1 in Australia and the Asia-Pacific by The Economist for the last few years.

Successful candidates will join a research active faculty interested in strategy, innovation and entrepreneurship. Faculty employ both qualitative and quantitative research methods and have published in top disciplinary journals, including the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Research Policy, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science and Strategic Management Journal.

Successful candidates can expect excellent conditions for research and teaching as well as a collaborative and supportive environment. The School provides a generous start-up research grant, ongoing research support and attractive teaching loads. Additional salary loading may be negotiated for outstanding candidates.

Applicants should have received a PhD in Strategy or related discipline and have a well-rounded understanding of strategic management and/or entrepreneurship/innovation topics. Prior experience in teaching undergraduate or postgraduate courses, including MBA, is desirable, particularly using active learning pedagogies and business simulations. Learn more today about the role, expectations and the application process.

To discuss this role please contact Associate Professor John Steen at For further information on completing the application process click here (link to be inserted). Interested candidates attending the AOM meetings in Chicago this August may want to set up an informal interview with one of our faculty members to get to know our school and the advertised positions.


Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Entrepreneurship, Management School, University of Liverpool
University of Liverpool
Management School
Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Entrepreneurship

AACSB accredited School with its full-time MBA ranked in the Economist top 100, the ULMS is an international management school based in an enterprising and vibrant, world city of culture. Formed in 2002, with significant investment from the University, and led by the Dean, Professor Julia Balogun, the School is well positioned to further enhance its national and international standing, giving particular emphasis over the next period to developing world-class research activity. ULMS has 180 academic staff who enjoy a strongly collegial, research-supportive, and intellectually stimulating interdisciplinary environment. Faculty within the School operate in five subject groups (Accounting and Finance; Economics; Marketing and Operations; Strategy, International Business and Entrepreneurship; Work, Organisation and Management) but adopt a distinctive, highly collaborative approach, working in interdisciplinary teams which span the School and University. The School is also well-connected with industry and the professions. Its research activity and external relationships have clear real-world orientation consistent with its mission of making a difference in the academic community but also through delivering impact for business and society, both nationally and internationally.

The School benefits from strong student numbers and satisfaction across a suite of undergraduate, postgraduate and post-experience programmes. In 2014 ULMS also established its presence in London, where it now offers a range of City-relevant programmes from the newly developed UoL London Campus in Finsbury Square. Globally, the School continues its partnership with the International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, in Suzhou, China. The School’s global presence is further enhanced through its growing suite of postgraduate online programmes developed within Liverpool Online, the University’s partnership with Laureate Online Education.

The Strategy, International Business and Entrepreneurship (SIBE) group is now seeking to appoint a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Entrepreneurship. Candidates will possess a relevant PhD, or be close to completion of a PhD, and an embryonic track record of publications in world-leading or internationally-excellent journals. Further, candidates will be able to evidence future research plans demonstrating a capacity to sustain and extend the existing high level of output. SIBE faculty regularly publish in top-tier journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of Business Venturing, Research Policy, California Management Review, Journal of International Business Studies and Journal of World Business.

Candidates will also be expected to have demonstrated at least a willingness to teach and an interest in module delivery, and are likely to have undertaken some teaching duties at undergraduate or postgraduate level. The School seeks excellence in all aspects of the student experience and for individuals with a passion for innovative pedagogies and the capacity to create and deliver new and highly contemporary modules.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Tom Elfring, SIBE Head of Department, at


At EBS Business School, the Strascheg Institute for Innovation, Transformation and Entrepreneurship (SITE) invites applications for an Assistant Professorship f/m (tenure track) of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Family-Owned Firms

Your Responsibilities:

·       Conducting high-quality research on entrepreneurship and innovation with a focus on family-owned firms
·       Teaching and tutoring students at Bachelor´s and Master´s level
·       Collaborating with industrial partners
·       Practitioner-oriented knowledge transfer and dissemination of research-based insights including the ability to design and conduct executive education
·       Taking over roles in university governance
Your Profile:
·       Doctoral degree from an internationally known university or business school
·       A record of high quality research ideally proven by first publications in internationally renowned journals or conference proceedings
·       Ability and willingness to acquire external research grants and/or projects with industry partners
·       Good understanding of the German language required

We offer you a dynamic, international and team-oriented working environment in intensive dialogue with academic colleagues and our business partners as well as the opportunity to qualify for further academic challenges. Successful candidates will be invited to our business school campus in the Rheingau region – also referred to colloquially as the Greater Frankfurt Area, Germany.

“EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht” is a private, state-recognized university with a business school campus in Oestrich-Winkel and a law school campus in Wiesbaden, Germany. Currently, EBS hosts 2,300 students and doctoral candidates at its two schools. EBS’ more than 300 employees aim to develop responsible and conscientious decision-makers and support students in their personal development. EBS nurtures excellence in research and teaching, has a strong stakeholder network and emphasizes its international focus. Through professional training programs EBS aims to provide life-long learning for students, executives and management specialists. We belong to the SRH group, a leading private provider of educational and health-care services with more than 13 thousand employees. SRH runs private universities, vocational training centers, schools and hospitals all over Germany.

The Strascheg Institute for Innovation, Transformation & Entrepreneurship (SITE) at EBS Business School focuses on innovation, transformation, and entrepreneurship as the driving forces behind a high-performing and fast growing economy. Its activities are geared towards embedding the knowledge gained in these fields in the three pillars research, teaching, and professional education. Under the leadership of Professor Dr. Ronald Gleich, a team of ten professors and four directors at the SITE are responsible for the education of undergraduate and graduate students, the training of professionals, and various research endeavours.

For further information please contact:

Prof. Dr. Ronald Gleich, Professor of Industrial Management I

Please forward your cover letter, CV, samples of published research and/or working papers and relevant evidence of teaching excellence. In addition, we ask you to provide brief position statements on your research and teaching objectives as well as the names / contact details of two referees.

Please send your application documents in electronic form, stating the index number EBS 2031-10 to:

EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht | Bärbel Spors | ❘Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 3 ❘ 65189 Wiesbaden


Lecturer (Assistant Professor)/Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Bath School of Management

We are seeking to appoint a new colleague as Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Innovation to join the Strategy and Organisation Division in the School of Management.  We welcome applications from potential colleagues working in all associated subject areas and adjacent disciplines.

The University of Bath School of Management is positioned among the top UK Business Schools. It was ranked 2nd in the UK for Business Management and Marketing (The Guardian University Guide 2018), 3rd for Business Studies (The Times & The Sunday Times University Guide 2018) and 4th for Business and Management studies (The Complete University Guide 2019). It was also ranked 6th in the UK for world class and internationally-leading publications in the results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

You would be joining a group of colleagues publishing in leading journals, such as the Academy of Management Review, the Journal of Management Studies, the Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science and Organization Studies, Research Policy, Journal of Business Venturing and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Colleagues are active contributors to the academic community: editing journals, taking up leadership positions in professional bodies, organising workshops and conferences and supporting and training new researchers. You should share our passion for research and education and our desire to influence practice. You will have the opportunity to contribute to our range of highly rated undergraduate and postgraduate offerings, including the Bath MBA and specialised MSc programmes such as the MSc in Innovation & Technology Management and the MSc in Entrepreneurship & Management.

The Division is home to four research centres that support outstanding international research and scholarship, the Centre for Research on Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Bath (CREI@Bath), the interdisciplinary Research Centre for Strategic Change and Leadership (CSCL), the Future of Work Research Centre and the International Centre for Higher Education Management. We support and encourage interaction between academics, scholarly practitioners and doctoral students and offer a wide range of activities, including seminars, theory master classes and academic writing workshops.

Our superb location in the UNESCO-designated World Heritage City of Bath offers an outstanding quality of life.  Bath is located 100 miles west of London and is easily accessible by air, road and rail.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Michael Mayer, Head of Division (Strategy and Organisation)

Further information and application