Lecturer in Psychology

Egham, United Kingdom
£43,660 to £51,687 per annum - including London Allowance
Jun 17, 2021
End of advertisement period
Jul 05, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Psychology

Location:  Egham
Salary:  £43,660 to £51,687 per annum - including London Allowance
Closing Date:  Monday 05 July 2021
Interview Date:  See advert
Reference:  0621-181

3x Posts Available (Full-Time, Permanent) 

Applications are invited for three Lecturer posts in the Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London. These posts will consolidate and enhance the department’s reputation as an internationally recognised centre for excellence in research and teaching in Psychological Science and Neuroscience.

Two of these posts are open to all areas of psychology and neuroscience. Our preference for the third will be for applicants with expertise in neuroscience-based approaches to understanding social, economic, political and/or cultural issues.

The successful candidates will have a track record of publishing internationally leading research and will bring new potential for delivering ground-breaking scientific discoveries. They will also possess the broad range of skills required to teach effectively across our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, and should demonstrate strong commitment to delivering an outstanding experience for our students

In return, we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including generous annual leave and training and development opportunities. We offer a dynamic and supportive environment in an internationally recognized department that ranks among the best in the UK for research (6th among UK Psychology departments in REF 2014) and receives very strong ratings from our students for teaching (UK NSS). The Department has excellent, state-of-the-art, well-supported facilities for undertaking research in a broad range of areas, such as MRI, EEG, TMS, eye trackers, behavioural testing suites, social and infant observation labs. It also has strong links with clinical organisations, as well as government, industrial, and charity affiliations. The Department also holds a prestigious silver Athena SWAN award. The College was ranked in the top 200 in the Times World University Rankings 2018 and is one of the few UK Universities to hold a Race Equality Charter award.

This is a full time and permanent post based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and Heathrow Airport, and within commuting distance from London. Information about our existing research and teaching programmes can be found here: 

Informal enquiries regarding this post can be directed to the Head of Department, Professor Polly Dalton (

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at: 

Please quote the reference: 0621-181
Closing Date: Midnight, 5 July 2021
Interview Date: Presentations and interviews are likely to be held online on 22 and 27 July 2021.

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