Professor in Economics and Finance (Grade 10) - (3 positions)

Durham University - Economics and Finance

This is a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in achieving our ambition to become a Top European Business School by 2027. We will look to you to help elevate our research activity and environment through the delivery of influential publications, income generation and documented impact of social value. Economics and Finance is a research-led department in which colleagues share a drive to advance world changing knowledge through collaborative projects. We are investing in three new Professorial posts, to produce excellent research with an impact beyond the University, and deliver exceptional teaching to our students. Here, you will benefit from excellent support to make a significant impact.

Youll need:

  • A good first-degree, complemented by a PhD in Economics and Finance or a related subject.
  • A proven ability to produce world-class research, including an ambitious and credible research plan which supports the activities of the department.
  • A track record of leading national or international research groups and networks, with an internationally recognised contribution to the development of research fields and, ideally, experience of mentoring early career researchers.
  • Experience of contributing significantly to the development of PhD programmes and excellent supervision of PhD students.
  • Willingness and ability to develop successful research project proposals, with the scope to secure funding or generate income.
  • Experience of taking innovative approaches to delivering high-quality teaching across lectures and in smaller study groups, with HEA (or equivalent) status.
  • Confident leadership and communication skills, with the willingness to work collaboratively as part of a team.

Closing date: 30 November 2017 midday

Grade and Salary: Grade 10 Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £61,179 and going considerably higher based on experience)

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