Teaching Fellow, Department of Psychology

Durham, United Kingdom
Grade 7 - £33,797 - £40,322
Aug 19, 2019
End of advertisement period
Sep 18, 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Department Of Psychology

Grade 7 - £33,797 - £40,322

The Department of Psychology at Durham University is looking to recruit a Teaching Fellow for a fixed-term period, starting 1st October 2019. The position will involve delivery of teaching, assessment and supervision, primarily at undergraduate level but also postgraduate level. The role will mostly support the department’s undergraduate and masters programmes in Psychology and will require teaching across the breadth of the discipline.

The post of Teaching Fellow will involve a significant teaching load, including during the summer period, and there may be related scholarship and the opportunity for administrative duties which relate to education and pedagogy. The Teaching Fellow will be free to follow their research interests where other duties allow but research activity is not part of the job description. The Teaching Fellow would be a member of a research group within the department, appropriate to their area of expertise. Teaching Fellowships offer the opportunity of valuable experience to those early in their academic careers and the University is keen to maximise the benefit to as many people as possible.

The post is for a fixed term only for 12 months and it is not anticipated that the post will be extended beyond this fixed term.

Successful applicants will, ideally be in post for 1st October 2019.

The University provides a working and teaching environment which is inclusive and welcoming and where everyone is treated fairly with dignity and respect. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate these key principles as part of the assessment process.

This role is Fixed Term for 12 months.

Closes midday on :     18-Sep-2019