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Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS) leverages the power of academia for real world impact to transform individuals, organisations and society. Since 1990, Cambridge Judge has forged a reputation as a centre of rigorous thinking and high-impact transformative education, situated within one of the world's most prestigious research universities, and in the heart of the Cambridge Cluster, the most successful technology entrepreneurship cluster in Europe.
The Finance and Accounting Group at CJBS, is seeking a new faculty member and invites applications for the position of University Lecturer in Finance (at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor without tenure).
Cambridge Judge Business School is a highly ranked modern business school, located at the heart of an 800 year old University, with an ambitious and growing group of faculty in the Finance and Accounting subject group. The group focuses particularly on empirical finance, both corporate and asset pricing. Details of the group and its activities is on the Finance and Accounting subject group webpage.
You will have completed a PhD in Finance and have interest in corporate finance or asset pricing. Preference will be given to the latter. You will be expected to contribute to teaching courses at undergraduate, graduate and post-experience levels. However our teaching loads are relatively low by US or European standards allowing you to focus on research. With an established or developing bibliography of research publications you will have the clear potential to publish in the leading journals in the field.
Depending on the experience of the successful candidate, the appointment will be made at the University Lecturer or University Senior Lecturer level. Appointments will be from the fall of 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Read more about this role
Cambridge Judge Business School leverages the power of academia for real world impact to transform individuals, organisations and society. Since 1990, Cambridge Judge has forged a reputation as a centre of rigorous thinking and high-impact transformative education, situated within one of the world's most prestigious research universities, and in the heart of the Cambridge Cluster, the most successful technology entrepreneurship cluster in Europe.
The Head of Events and Hospitality role sits within the External Affairs Team at Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS). The role holder works closely with colleagues around the School and will be required to develop good relationships with other central University functions in order to ensure the smooth delivery of high profile events. The Heads of Events and Hospitality has primary responsibility for the strategic events programme at CJBS and for the development and delivery of all major School-wide events, as well as for establishing and implementing standards and best practices to be used by all staff across CJBS who are engaged in events delivery.
Preferably educated to a degree level or equivalent, the ideal candidate will have knowledge of best practice of event management, health and safety and risk assessments for events, marketing, public relations and customer service. They will have proven experience of using a wide range of suppliers, with a number of contacts and knowledge of venues in Cambridge, London and internationally. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a prerequisite for this role along with the ability to build good working relationships at all different levels and with many different cultures and nationalities. The successful candidate must be willing to travel, work flexibly (given the need for out of hours work) and be adaptable given the small size of the team and the evolving nature of CJBS as a whole.