Senior Lecturer in Human Geography

Recruiter
UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST OF ENGLAND
Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Nov 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Following the University's success in REF 2014 we are providing exciting opportunities for exceptional individuals to join us in the next phase of our development towards our 2020 strategic goals of 'Research with Impact' and 'Outstanding Learning'.

This post within the Department of Geography and Environmental Management is a permanent, full-time appointment and for its first three years, the share of time devoted to teaching and learning will not exceed 50%. This ensures the appointee can maintain and extend their research-active profile. During this period, it is intended that, as the successful applicant, you will be able to establish yourself within the Department's and Faculty's research environment, develop effective internal and external collaborations, pursue and secure externally funded projects and strengthen your profile of research outputs. This in turn will create a strong platform for your future developments at UWE Bristol. We expect the appointed individual to make a strong contribution to our submission to the next Research Excellence Framework exercise in 2020/21. As the successful applicant, you will be able to demonstrate a track record of producing high quality contributions to knowledge in terms of your published work.

We set high standards for the experience provided to our students and this post is also a challenging and exciting opportunity to strike a strong balance between research and teaching, ensuring that state of the art thinking and insights from latest developments in international research are brought into our teaching and learning. In short, we are seeking someone who can demonstrate the qualities of an excellent researcher and an excellent teacher.

You will have:


PhD in a subject relevant to this role
A demonstrable track record of research


You can look forward to joining a thriving academic community.

Closing date: 29 NOVEMBER 2016

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