Lecturer, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Updated: 4 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 18 Jun 2023

20 May 2023
Job Information

Research Field

Management sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
First Stage Researcher (R1)

Application Deadline

18 Jun 2023 - 00:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Job Status

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

UWA Business School

Department of Marketing

  • Full-time appointment on an ongoing basis
  • Base salary range: Level B $105,043 – $124,301 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research intensive universities. With a strong research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to innovate and inspire, there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

About the team

The UWA Business School is one of Australia’s top ranked Business Schools. In its unique position on the West Coast of Australia, facing the Indo-Pacific, the School aims to extend its education mission to the broader region offering world class education and leading international research that is relevant to the challenges of today and the future. The UWA Business School has around 100 academic staff and 500 students and teaches both undergraduate, postgraduate masters, MBA and PhD courses. It is accredited by both the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and is a signatory to UNPRME.

The marketing department in the UWA Business School offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, as well as research-based doctoral degrees. The students rank amongst the brightest in Australia, as measured by Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR). The Department is particularly interested in hiring individuals who are enthusiastic about teaching and, equally importantly, have a well-developed research agenda with the aim of publishing in high-quality refereed academic journals.

About the opportunity

As the successful appointee you will be responsible to the Head of Department and will be expected to make outstanding contributions to teaching, research and service within the school, in accordance with university rules, the code of conduct and the universities education and academic mission.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate :

  • Hold a relevant PhD/ equivalent with completion prior to 2023
  • A personal commitment to, and achievement in, scholarly research and communication of that achievement to others
  • That you have developed a clear, coherent research agenda within the area of marketing, and be willing to work collaboratively with others in the school in furthering their research
  • Evidence of ability to guide the direction and supervision of postgraduate students, and be willing to supervise honours or postgraduate research projects
  • A significant personal contribution and commitment to high quality teaching and learning, including prior teaching experience
  • Evidence of an active role in the maintenance of academic standards and in the development of unit curriculums in their area of teaching
  • Evidence of commitment to participate in the development of learning and teaching communities
  • Ability to teach in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation at a postgraduate level is advantageous
  • Willingness to be involved in academic and professional activities and in school policy development and administrative matters
  • Willingness to liaise with members of the community, and where appropriate, professional and relevant industry bodies;
  • Willingness to work collaboratively with other members of the School

About your application

Full details of the position responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description. In preparing your application, you are asked to demonstrate clearly that you meet the selection criteria. You are encouraged to supply a curriculum vitae and an academic portfolio in support of your application.

Please see the position description prior to applying:  EI Position Description - 513962.rtf

Closing date: 11:55 PM AWST on Sunday 18 June 2023

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Carla Schurmann at carla.schurmann@uwa.edu.au

This position is open to international applicants.  

Application Details : Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce and an equitable and inclusive workplace.  We celebrate difference and believe diversity is fundamental to achieving our goals as a globally recognised Top 100 educational and research institution.  We are committed to creating a safe work environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, the LGBTIQA+ community and people living with disability.

  • We have a globally competitive, gender neutral parental leave policy with 26 weeks paid leave after 12 months service and 36 weeks after 5 years.
  • We have on-campus childcare facilities for child 6 weeks to kindy.
  • We facilitate flexible working, with part-time and job-sharing arrangements considered.
  • We have an ongoing partnership with Pride in Diversity and were recently awarded a Bronze Employer status for LGBTIQA+ inclusion.
  • We have Athena SWAN Bronze accreditation and actively work to improve gender equity. 

Should you have any queries relating to your application, please contact the individual named in the advertisement. Alternatively, contact the Talent team at talent-hr@uwa.edu.au with details of your query. To enable a quick response, please include the 6-digit job reference number and a member of the team will respond to your enquiry.

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Perth (Suburb), Western Australia (AU)

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Perth (Suburb), Western Australia (AU)

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