Lecturer in Financial Technology

University of Salford

Salford Business School

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So, what will the role involve?

We are looking for a passionate and committed individual to join our Business School as a lecturer in FinTech. This opportunity will allow the successful candidate the chance to drive modules, enterprise and research projects within a key area of focus within the Business School .

As the successful candidate you will be:

  • The holder of a postgraduate Certificate of Academic Practice or equivalent higher education teaching qualification.
  • Experienced in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in Higher Education.
  • knowledgeable of theory, policy, research and practice related to Finance and FinTech.
  • Understanding of the needs of students from diverse backgrounds including full time, part-time, mature professional and, in particular, international students.


  • Competitive salary and excellent pension scheme 
  • Generous annual leave plus the option to buy additional days 
  • Professional development – a comprehensive package of training and development opportunities to help you achieve your full potential
  • Our community – there’s a real sense of belonging here at Salford. We value diversity — in backgrounds and in experiences. Our difference makes us stronger, and together we share a passion for improving students’ lives
  • The perks! MySalford, our online employee portal, offers a wide range of lifestyle benefits and discounts
  • Wellbeing – your wellbeing is our priority. We have a wide range of dedicated services and facilities to support your mental and physical health
  • Sustainable Salford – We embed sustainability in all aspects of university life and have a commitment to becoming NetZero Carbon by 2038
  • Location and campuses – Our location sets us apart. We are just 2km from Manchester city centre. Our Peel Park campus is unique and offers lots of green spaces and a wide range of facilities on site

Team Salford – By joining us, you can be part of our ambitious journey and help make a real difference to the people and communities we support

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