Director Centre for Educational Entrepreneurship

open until filled
Social Sciences, Business studies, Entrepreneurship
University of Buckingham
Buckingham, United Kingdom
£47,303 to £60,610 per annum GBP

Job Summary

Job Title: Director, Centre for Educational Entrepreneurship. Reader/Senior Lecturer position.
Full-time, contract duration of 2 years with the possibility of extension
Salary: £47,303 to £60,610 per annum Closing Date: 23 April 2021

We are looking for an innovative and entrepreneurial academic to set up and direct the Centre for Educational Entrepreneurship in the Vinson Centre for Economics and Entrepreneurship at the University of Buckingham.

Role Purpose
This is a great opportunity to join the University of Buckingham in a pivotal and exciting new role. The Vinson Centre for Economics and Entrepreneurship was funded by Lord Vinson and is a space for research and knowledge exchange at the University of Buckingham. The Centre promotes enterprise and entrepreneurship and seeks to foster innovation and improve the understanding of trade and enterprise in a free society.

Skills & Experience
You will have strong knowledge and understanding of the role of market solutions in education and be interested in developing your research activities in education and entrepreneurship. You will have the opportunity, scope and autonomy to carve out your role here to make a real difference. In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and you will have the opportunity to grow and progress as the Centre for Educational Entrepreneurship expands.

About the University of Buckingham

The University of Buckingham was founded over forty years ago, the first independent university in Britain. Underpinned by strong ideals – liberty, independence and radical approaches to perennial problems – the University has thrived ever since.

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