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Associate Lecturer

Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Contract status
Fixed term
31,076 - 32,004 a year
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Role Description

The Department of Sociology seeks to appoint a full-time Associate Lecturer for a period of 10 months starting on 1st September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter to contribute to the Department’s teaching programme. Your main teaching contribution will be in the area of criminology, but we are also interested in applicants who can contribute to teaching in the areas of research methods and/or sociology of gender.

You will be expected to teach and support students in a variety of formats (such as delivering lectures, leading seminars and workshops, one-to-one supervision and marking of student work). You will be expected to develop and aptly apply innovative and appropriate techniques and material which create interest, understanding and enthusiasm amongst students.

You will have a postgraduate degree in sociology or related area (or equivalent experience). You will also have detailed knowledge in sociology and in criminology sufficient to develop teaching and provide relevant learning support to students across different levels of academic ability; ability to design and deliver teaching material either across a range of modules or within a subject area and experience in teaching and learning in HE at undergraduate and/ or postgraduate level or in an evidenced similar context

Informal enquiries about this post can be made to Professor Ellen Annandale, telephone (01904 324561), email:

The post is available full-time, on a fixed-term contract basis for 10 months starting on 1st September 2017 (until 30 June 2018).

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