91% of our research impact is rated
“world leading” or “internationally excellent”
“This is a ‘can-do’ place for academics. We choose people who bring new thinking and new ways of working to help solve the grand challenges that society faces.”
Professor Tim Cable
Director of the Institute of Sport
Make a difference
You will join a leadership community to support Manchester Metropolitan’s long-term research strategy, enriching students’ lives while having a positive effect on our world.
Browse this site for more details on what this opportunity could mean for you, what it’s like to work at Manchester Metropolitan, and why this city is such a great place to be.Discover our offer to you
Explore our research areas
Take a look at some of the areas of world-changing research that we’re looking to grow. And even if you specialise in another area of expertise or you’re an education-focused professor, we’d still love to hear from you.
You will join our Advanced Materials and Surface Engineering Research Centre where we focus on key themes that support our sustainable development goals.
Art, Design or Fashion
Working in the internationally renowned Manchester School of Art and the Manchester Fashion Institute, you will be part of one of the largest Art, Design and Fashion research centres in the country.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming our world – join us to work on AI research that addresses global challenges and translates them into benefits for all.
Business and Management
You will join our triple-accredited Business School, which has a world-leading reputation for its research in place marketing and management.
You will join an institution that researches many aspects of disease pathology and patient impact.
Education and Youth Studies
You will join research areas that are internationally renowned for their theoretical and methodological innovations.
Health and Social Care
You will join an institution of innovation, excitement and growth where we explore creative and collaborative methods of engagement and research.
Our new Institute of Sport is the home of cross-departmental interdisciplinary research into sport, health and wellbeing – bringing together sport-related activities to help change lives for the better.