The Department of Sociology at the University of York seeks to appoint a full-time, permanent Lecturer in Sociology from 1st September 2020.
We are looking to appoint an outstanding sociologist with a research agenda that can contribute to and enhance one or more of our four research groups - Culture, Values and Practices; Language and Social Interaction; Gender, Sexuality and Inequality; and Science, Health and Technology – and are particularly interested to receive applications from candidates with expertise in social media, digital society and social interaction.
You will play a leading role in the Department in terms of sustaining and enriching our existing research culture. In this respect you will be expected to publish original research of the highest quality and secure research funding by developing research income-generating activities. You will also be expected to teach on our undergraduate and masters programmes, to recruit and supervise research students, and to take an active role in the administration of the Department.
You will join a team of colleagues whose commitment to research resulted in the Department being ranked first in REF2014 (sustaining its premier position established in RAE 2008) and whose commitment to learning and teaching produces consistently excellent performance in a range of measures.
Interview date: 24 April 2020
For informal enquiries: please contact Paul Johnson on email@example.com
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