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Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Social Entrepreneurship, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK

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    Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Social Entrepreneurship, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK

    Alliance Manchester Business School seeks to appoint a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Social Entrepreneurship.  We are looking for an emerging research leader in the field of entrepreneurship with a developing or established international reputation for research with a social orientation.  The successful candidate will be supported to undertake an innovative research agenda that advances knowledge and practice in the field of entrepreneurship, and will teach entrepreneurship at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  The position offers an internationally competitive salary, reasonable teaching load, generous research support, and a vibrant environment committed to generating societal impact and delivering excellent teaching, led by top-tier research.

    Established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools, Alliance Manchester Business School is ranked third in the UK in terms of the quality and scale of its research.  The post holder will join a vibrant and diverse community of scholars, who publish their work in leading international journals and prioritize social and academic impact.  The School is home to the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR), a world-leading centre built on more than five decades of interdisciplinary science, technology and innovation studies, and the Masood Entrepreneurship Centre (MEC), one of the UK's leaders in practitioner-based, applied enterprise education.  MEC has helped create 31 new start-ups in the last year and over 260 MEC-supported businesses are employing over 1,000 people. 

    The closing date for applications is March 31 2023 or until a suitable pool of applicants is identified.  We expect the post holder to start in September 2023.  Please direct informal inquiries to Professor Mark Healey, Head of Innovation Management and Policy Division (mark.healey@manchester.ac.uk). 

    For further details and to apply, please visit https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=24004

    When applying, please include:

    • A cover letter explaining your motivation for joining Alliance Manchester Business School and how you meet the person specification provided
    • An up-to-date curriculum vitae 
    • Names and contact details for two referees 


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    Dr Mark P. Healey
    Professor of Strategic Management
    Head of Innovation, Management and Policy Division
    Associate Editor, Journal of Management Studies
    Alliance Manchester Business School
    University of Manchester, UK
    mark.healey@manchester.ac.uk
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