A strong academic environment
We’re offering you a strong academic environment with the freedom to pursue the research you care about – a research culture that gives you every opportunity to thrive.
You get the security of our investment in you as well as ongoing support to nurture your skills as a global leader.Working at Manchester Met
Everything is accessible in Manchester, both socially and in terms of access to world-leading experts, and collaborations with other universities, industry and local government. It’s a place where sport and health research can make a big impact.Dr Gladys Pearson
Hear what our professors value about working at Manchester Metropolitan
“Wherever you are, someone recognises you and values your contribution, so you will feel rewarded.”Professor Liangxiu Han
“It’s exciting to see our work making real impact in the world.”Professor Bamidele Adebisi
“Manchester Met is the sort of university where people want to drive the research agenda forward, and that’s an exciting place to be.”Professor Nicola Ingram
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-focussed 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.