Job details


College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Responsible to

Head of Discipline


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus


£33,309 to £50,296 per annum

Closing date

Wednesday 2 February 2022

Contract type


Post type




About the role

As a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marketing, you will have responsibility for developing, leading and teaching a range of modules in public relations and advertising in particular. Expertise in these areas is, therefore, required. Experience of branding and marketing strategy would be advantageous. Other responsibilities will include research, research supervision and working on development and delivery of commercial programmes and/or short courses. A flexible approach to teaching on other marketing modules across UG, PG and professional programmes is required.

If successful, you would be expected to:

You will work as part of a diverse and committed team and be expected to engage positively with the development of the curriculum as well as having module leadership and other relevant responsibilities. 

You will be expected to have gained a high level of successful teaching experience within Higher Education and be able to demonstrate how your pedagogic practice engages student learning, delivers a positive student experience and addresses future expectations of students within the workplace. 

You should be able to provide evidence of your knowledge and expertise in your subject area from a range of perspectives and how this integrates with and informs the business context and climate. It is anticipated that your own research will further contribute to teaching and assist in the development of new insights into marketing issues. You will be expected to contribute to an identified research cluster within the College of Business, Law and Social Sciences and work on research both on an individual and collaborative basis. 

Principal accountabilities

Learning / Teaching

Research / Scholarship


Person specification

Essential Criteria



Learning / Teaching
Research / Scholarship

Skills, knowledge & abilities

Business requirements


As well as competitive pay scales, we offer generous holiday entitlement. We also offer opportunities for further salary progression based on performance, and the opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme.

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How to apply

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Important information

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications.

Whilst this role is eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route, we recommend that you assess your individual eligibility before applying for this position.

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