Faculty of Business
International Business Division
Closing Date: Friday 20th April 2012
As part of the University's £23m strategic investment in academic leadership, Leeds University Business School is seeking exceptional individuals who combine internationally leading research and innovation with outstanding student education. We want leaders who are thrilled by the prospect of joining our vibrant and diverse campus, which hosts over 32,000 students and 7,500 staff from more than 140 countries.
Leeds University Business School is a young school and has grown quickly to become one of the top 10 research-led business schools in the United Kingdom and seeks individuals who can contribute to its ambitious strategy to build on its profile, enhance the student experience and help it to reach its full potential.
This new and exciting post will consolidate existing research clusters in International Business together with cognate areas of work in International Marketing, International Finance and in the Management Division. The Centre for International Business University of Leeds (CIBUL), is a centre of research excellence and this extension of international business research will propel the faculty to higher levels of research achievement through the increasing interdisciplinary of focus on issues of international management. The impetus of the new Chair, in collaboration across the school will ensure world leading research status for LUBS in this key area.
The salary, which is negotiable, will be competitive with other leading Business Schools.
For further details and for information on how to apply, please read the complete job description (http://www.universityofleedschairs.co.uk/docs/chair-in-international-management-jd.doc) for this role.