Lecturer in Business

University College Cork

Further Vacancy Details
Lecturer in Sustainable Agri Food Business
Specific Purpose Whole Time Post
(anticipated duration 5 years)
UCC wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Sustainable Agri Food Business. This position within Cork University Business School (CUBS) is being filled as part of UCC Futures - Food, an ambitious programme of research prioritisation requiring experts from multiple disciplines and sectors to collaborate in new and reimagined ways. CUBS is one of Ireland’s largest business schools with almost 4,000 students and over 180 staff. Double accredited by AMBA and AACSB and a PRME Champion, CUBS is in the top 5% of business schools globally. As a research-intensive school, the vision of CUBS is to shape leaders for a sustainable future through focusing on quality research and education.
Candidates will have a track record of research aligned with the school’s vision and UCC Futures - Food and will have successfully published in journals of international standing and/or demonstrate clear potential to do so (publications in the 3 and 4 star ranked journals by the Chartered Association of Business Schools will be preferred). Candidates will also demonstrate their experience and/or potential in delivering high quality teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate levels in areas such as sustainable agri food business, food supply chain analysis and global food policy.
The successful applicant will be supported in embedding and enhancing their research activities, with a particular focus on the acquisition of funding through the European Research Council programme.
Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.
For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https://ore.ucc.ie/.   The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.
Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr Mary O’Shaughnessy – Head of Department, Email: mary.oshaughnessy@ucc.ie or Professor Anthony McDonnell – Interim Dean of CUBS, Email: anthony.mcdonnell@ucc.ie
University College Cork is committed to being a fully inclusive global university which actively recruits, supports and retains colleagues from all sectors of society. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) are core values under our Strategic Plan. UCC holds a Bronze Athena SWAN award  in recognition of our commitment to advancing equality in higher education. We value diversity as well as celebrate, support and thrive on the contributions of all our employees and the communities they represent.  We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from everybody, regardless of age, care-giving status, disability, ethnicity, gender and/or gender identity or expression status, nationality, marital status/civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion/creed, and/or sexual orientation. We are committed to supporting all staff through flexible working schemes, family-friendly policies, training and development, and staff networks. We value the enrichment that comes from a diverse community and seek to promote equality, prevent discrimination and protect the human rights of each individual in line with equality legislation. We encourage applicants to consult our Dignity and Respect Policy and learn more about our EDI related initiatives .
CUBS has submitted an Athena Swan Award application as our commitment to advancing an inclusive and diverse environment within our school.
Appointment may be made on the Lecturer Below the Bar Salary Scale: €38,662 - €67,426 (Scale B) / €40,689 – €64,159 (Scale A)
Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.
University College Cork is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage you to reach out to us directly should you require assistance or reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process.
Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal (https://ore.ucc.ie/). Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to recruitment@ucc.ie, quoting the job-title.
Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday, 5th March 2024
No late applications will be accepted.
Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector
Contact Person : Mary O'Shaughnessy Contact Email : maryo'shaughnessy@ucc.ie
Job ID : 074051 Contact Number :  
Close Date : 05-Mar-2024 12:00
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Guide for UCC Applicants 926 &nbsp
Guide For External Applicants 1672.6 &nbsp
Candidate Brief 3792 &nbsp