Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7118706 (Ref.No. LUBSC1649)
Posted: December 21, 2022

Job Description

Are you an experienced and influential academic with the proven ability to carry out teaching and research in operations and supply chain management and related topics? Do you have an excellent research track record, proven success obtaining funding and the vision and drive to tackle new challenges? Are you passionate about delivering world leading research, an exceptional student experience, and societal impacts? 

As Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, you will carry out research, teaching and administration within the Management department and contribute to academic leadership in the field of business with specific emphasis on operations and supply chain management. You will also contribute to the popular MSc Global Supply Chain Management programme through leadership or supporting roles.

You will be joining the highly active Centre for Operations and Supply Chain Research (COSCR). Your teaching responsibilities will fall with the Logistics, Information, Operations and Networks (LION) Subject Group of the Management Department of Leeds University Business School. 

COSCR’s work is focused on the development and dissemination of knowledge in operations and supply chain management, as well as advancing managerial practices. Research projects cover several core themes: end-to-end supply chain integration; supply chain digitalization, analytics and innovation; and resilience and sustainability. COSCR also benefits from long established collaboration networks including supply chain companies and government agencies, facilitated through the Supply Chain Council and other research institutions specialising in logistics, operations and supply chains, amongst other disciplines. 

The Logistics, Information, Operations and Networks Subject Group, part of the School’s Management Department, was established to advance operations, supply chain management as well as information management theories and practices. 

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

Professor Chee Wong, Tel: 0113 343 7945, email: [email protected] 


Dr Nicky Shaw, Tel: 0113 343 6848, email: [email protected] 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Business
School/Institute:  Leeds University Business School
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 7 to Grade 8
Salary:  £35,333 to £51,805 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Tuesday 20 December 2022
Closing Date:  Tuesday 31 January 2023
Reference:  LUBSC1649

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.