Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7116872 (Ref.No. LUBSC1647)
Posted: November 29, 2022

Job Description

Are you an aspiring researcher looking to further your career in one of the UK’s leading research-intensive Universities and receive a structured programme of support?  Do you have a research background in Accounting & Finance, Economics, International Business, Management, Marketing, and Work & Employment Relations?  

With a research environment judged to be conducive to producing world leading and internationally excellent research by the REF 2021 panel, the Faculty is investing substantially in the further development of this environment. Building on investment from Research England to create a Research Smart Lab, the establishment of a Behavioural Lab, the development of a Data Centre housing twenty three datasets and tools, two fully equipped trading rooms, and significant investment in a Faculty Post-Doctoral Fellowship scheme, we are seeking to further enhance this environment to support the Faculty’s internationally recognised research with the following appointments:

Leeds University Business School (LUBS) is a full service business school built on the rigour of disciplinary strength while working in a pluralistic way to deliver impactful research and education. With this two-year post-doctoral scheme, we are looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals who can make a significant contribution to our research activities. You will receive a structured programme of support.  Dedicated mentors will work with you and advise you on journal article preparation and submission, grant application, and new research and career trajectories. You will also have opportunities to develop teaching skills by undertaking teaching duties at definite, identifiable points in the year.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Mark Stuart, Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6851, email: [email protected]


Professor Yingqi Wei, Tel: +44 (0)113 343 7946, email: [email protected] 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Business
School/Institute:  Leeds University Business School
Category:  Research
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £35,333 to £42,155 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (Fixed term for 2 years)
Release Date:  Monday 28 November 2022
Closing Date:  Sunday 29 January 2023
Reference:  LUBSC1647

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.