Apologies for multiple posting - the details below are further to those distributed earlier this week
Senior Lecturer in Hospitality-1200408
DEPARMENT OF TOURISM
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their academic career in a vibrant and dynamic tourism and hospitality context. Tourism is a cornerstone of the New Zealand economy,
and is of great significance to New Zealand’s environment and society.
The Department is located in the South Island’s southern tourism region, which includes Queenstown, the Central Otago Lakes region and Fiordland, and is famed for adventure and wildlife tourism products,
ski fields, extensive alpine national parks, and indigenous Maori tourism enterprises among other things.
Dunedin is a harbour city of outstanding Victorian heritage set adjacent to the Otago Peninsula and its unique marine wildlife. It offers a temperate climate and an excellent quality of life.
Applicants must hold a PhD and have a demonstrated record of publication in high quality academic journals. The ideal candidate should be critically engaged with the theory of hospitality studies
in order to contribute to our hospitality teaching programme. All applicants should be able to demonstrate a clear commitment and ability to enhance the teaching, learning and research environment of the Department of Tourism.
The preferred starting date for the successful applicant will be late 2012 or early 2013 (start date will be open to negotiation).
Specific enquiries may be directed to Associate Professor Hazel Tucker, Head of Department.
Closing date: Friday 18 May 2012.
Department of Tourism
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054 New Zealand