Assistant Dean, Research Sheffield Business School

Job Description

Combining academic excellence with real-world relevance, Sheffield Business School (SBS) is growing in size, in our reputation and in our ambition – which is to be the leading applied business school in the UK. Energised by new senior leadership, a drive towards AACSB accreditation – building on our EPAS accreditations – and a new University strategy, this is a particularly exciting time to join us.

Research and knowledge creation are central to our strategy. With passion, a clear vision and strong academic leadership, you will develop and deliver an inclusive approach that:

Further embeds research and scholarship as central aspects of being an SBS academic.
Enhances our teaching delivery and the student experience.
Significantly improves the business school’s REF outputs in 2020/21.

As well as demonstrating strong collaborative leadership in research at a senior level, you will have excellent people skills and the ability to negotiate with and influence. These skills will be essential as you join our leadership team, making a vital contribution to the business school’s wider strategic development.

VIDEO – PVC Dean, Professor Kevin Kerrigan, talks about the role and the type of person we are looking for.

Discover more about the business school, how we’re transforming lives and our ambitions for the future.

For non-EU applicants, we may be able to offer a certificate of sponsorship for this job if required.

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