COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology

Location
Coventry, United Kingdom
Salary
£38,467 - £54,772 per annum
Posted
Thursday, 4 April 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 6 May 2019
Ref
REQ006874
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law, Sociology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 06/05/2019
Faculty / School or Service Faculty of Arts & Humanities
Salary £38,467 - £54,772 per annum
Package As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The School of Humanities at Coventry University is looking for a Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology to join our academic team on a permanent basis. This post requires a passion for teaching coupled with particular interest in Criminological theory, social justice, and crime and inequality.

We are particularly interested in candidates with the vision to address the demands of teaching in the 21st century who recognise the need for new ways of engaging with the subject and how this new pedagogy can be explored and developed creatively through new technologies.

Knowledge of higher education processes is important and experience of teaching through workshops, seminars, lectures, and assessment is essential to the role. Successful candidates will contribute to the development and enhancement of the school's research agenda and reputation for student success.

Our mission is to ensure that we provide a challenging,stimulating and highly rewarding educational experience for our students and to produce graduates that are equipped to engage with the diverse and varied opportunities available for specialists in Sociology and Criminology. 

Informal inquiries can be directed to Dr Matthew Beedham,Deputy Head of the School of Humanities, ac2117@coventry.ac.uk.

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