Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Business Analytics

Location: Guildford
Salary: £44,414 to £64,946
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Monday 22 May 2023
Reference: 022423

Starting Salary for Lecturer: £44,414

Starting Salary for Senior Lecturer £54,421

The University of Surrey is a global university with a world-class research profile, and an enterprising and forward-thinking spirit committed to research excellence and to benefiting the economy, society and the environment. Our researchers practise their excellence against the backdrop of a broad spectrum of technological, human, health and social sciences, and strong linkages forged in an integrated campus culture of cooperation.

The Department of Business Transformation at Surrey Business School is seeking applications for TWO Lecturer/Senior Lecturer positions in the broad area of Business Analytics. This is part of an ambitious effort to develop a world-class group of scholars who will make significant contributions to the various facets of business analytics research and teaching. Business analytics expertise in our department covers a wide range, including machine learning and AI, econometrics and statistics, DEA, simulations and optimization, and we are open to candidates with expertise in any of the above. Our department is also deeply engaged with local and international businesses which provide opportunity for creating impact and generating research funds. Our researchers are closely linked to the newly established Centre for Business Analytics in Practice (CBAP) within the Business School. We actively collaborate with scholars across the University such as computer science, engineering, data science and digital health, and publish widely in high impact prestigious journals from a wide range of disciplines.  

Please specify in your cover letter which position you are applying for. All candidates should hold a doctoral degree (or close to obtaining one), demonstrate experience of published research outputs at CABS 4*/3* or equivalent levels, and experience of teaching advanced quantitative modules within a business school context. Candidates applying for the Senior Lecturer position should demonstrate research leadership within their fields in the form of a sustained publication record in top journals, experience of leading and managing research grants/contracts, with a strong research network and pipeline.

While we are open to research areas, alignment with the strategic research themes of University of Surrey (https://www.surrey.ac.uk/research/themes) will be desirable. For at least one of the advertised positions, we would like to encourage candidates with expertise in the SAS statistical software.

Diversity is core to our values and we encourage applications from diverse backgrounds.

Informal enquiries should be directed in the first instance to Dr Abhijit Sengupta (Abhijit.Sengupta@surrey.ac.uk), Head of Department, Business Transformation, Surrey Business School.

Further details:   Lecturer Job Description     Senior Lecturer Job Description 
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