Knowledge Exchange Fellow (Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship): Aston University

As a Knowledge Exchange Fellow, you will engage as an independent knowledge exchange professional in individual and collaborative knowledge exchange projects, establishing a distinctive programme of area of knowledge exchange and generating interest through engagement with industry and professional bodies.  You will apply as Principal-or Co-Investigator, to appropriate external organisations for knowledge exchange funding and manage projects secured. You will write up reports, often as lead author, for external organisations, and further write up findings for additional dissemination (e.g. professional publications or peer review journal publication) as appropriate.

To be considered for the role, you will have a good honours degree and PhD/higher degree (or equivalent professional experience) in appropriate discipline. You will have a personal track record in carrying out knowledge exchange projects and a demonstrable track record in developing high quality knowledge exchange proposals and playing a leading role in attracting knowledge exchange funding. The successful candidate will have knowledge exchange interests which are consistent with the strategic direction of the Department/School and will have the ability to plan and organise knowledge exchange programmes, and to pull together teams of academic professional staff and others as appropriate, to ensure project delivery for the client and benefits to the University.

Closing date: 
Friday, April 10, 2020
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