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Senior Lecturer/Reader

University of Sheffield

Sheffield, United Kingdom


The Information School at the University of Sheffield is recognised nationally and internationally for its world-class research, excellence in teaching, and the achievements of its graduates. It is the leader in its field in the UK, achieving top-ranking positions for research environment and research impact in the Research Excellence Framework 2014 and ranked top in all
previous national Research Assessment Exercises. It is a member of the international iSchools organisation, a group of leading cognate schools established to promote the role of the information field in shaping the future of the global information society.

We are currently investing in three strategic appointments (a Lecturer post is being separately advertised) in the following areas:
• Informatics/ information management for health and well-being (including the use of digital information to support the delivery of health care; development and use of innovative methods to analyse health/medical data; evaluation of digital health/medical systems; use of digital media by health organisations, communities and patients/carers).
• Information management and organisational intelligence (including business intelligence, business analytics and enterprise information management; the decision making context of information management/data science in a variety of organisational and business contexts).
• Strategic management and information strategy (including strategic planning of information services; service quality management; change management and the strategic use of information within organisations and digital spaces in various organisational contexts).

• Information systems in organisations (including IS strategic thinking, IS design and development, IS risk management and security and IS change management). You will have a PhD (or equivalent) in a relevant field, a well-established or developing research profile, proven teaching
ability, a strong commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration, and will make a key contribution to advancing the School’s competitive position.
We welcome applications from ambitious, highly motivated and talented individuals with research expertise that will complement and strengthen our existing research profile, and who will be keen to play an active role in enhancing the School’s national and international reputation for research and teaching excellence and innovation.


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