The Department of Education wishes to appoint a number of Lecturers (equivalent to Assistant Professor) and/or Senior Lecturers (equivalent to Associate Professor) to contribute to research and teaching across our research centres and degree programmes.
These posts provide an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant and growing department. The successful applicants will play a full part in the research, teaching, supervision and administration of the Department, and will be associated with one of our four research centres: Centre for Research on Education and Social Justice, Centre for Research into Language Learning and Use, Psychology in Education Research Centre or University of York Science Education Group.
We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate a connection to our research strengths and the ability to contribute to our undergraduate and master’s degree programmes. While we are open to a range of different specialisms, the ability to contribute to research methods teaching and/or to our general education programmes would be an advantage.
Your role will be to develop research objectives, projects and proposals and carry out individual or collaborative research projects and to lead on and/or contribute to the production of research outputs and research outcomes. You will also be expected to design, develop and deliver teaching on our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, to carry out supervision and to undertake a range of administrative and managerial responsibilities.
You will join a collegial and supportive group of staff in our international department, with staff and students from over 30 countries.
Appointment to Senior Lecturer would be made primarily in relation to the experience and career stage of individual candidates. In addition to the above, candidates should be able to demonstrate that they meet the following criteria:
For the full list of essential and desirable criteria for both posts, please see the Job Description
Posts are available immediately. Applications from individuals wishing to apply on a part-time basis would be considered.
Interview date: 12 January 2022
Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Paul Wakeling, Head of Department (email@example.com).
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