The Department of Education is one of the six founding departments of the University of York. We are an international and diverse department with collegiality, inclusion and equality at the heart of our core values. As part of the Department's long-term strategic vision, we are seeking to recruit a new Professor of Mental Health & Wellbeing in Education (MHWB). The Department is investing in this area, and has recently appointed two lecturers in MHWB who are joining in 2018.
Our goal is to establish a nationally leading and internationally recognised research group in MHWB. If appointed, you will play a key role in the Department’s Psychology in Education Research Centre (PERC). You will have a strong international profile and an outstanding track record of independent research and will play a leading role in shaping the group’s future growth and research activity. You may have a background in education, psychology, health sciences and/or other cognate disciplines.
Closing date: 14 January 2018
Interviews will be held in York on: 19 February 2018
Salary will be commensurate with experience on the professorial scale: current minimum £62,585 per year.
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