Lecturer in Social Justice

London (GB)
£37,412 to £53,355 per annum
17 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
16 May 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Social Justice

Department : Education, Communication & Society

The School of Education, Communication and Society (ECS) is seeking to recruit two outstanding scholars with expertise in sociology, social policy or a closely allied field to contribute to teaching on the BA Social Sciences and Master's programmes, and to conduct high quality research.

The successful candidates will have a strong interest in social justice and applied social science, with expertise in at least one (and ideally more) of the following areas: social theory, race, gender, sexuality, media, childhood and youth. They will have a track record of producing high quality research publications, proven teaching ability and an interest in enquiry-based, participatory and/or critical pedagogies and communication across disciplines.

We particularly welcome candidates from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds as they are underrepresented within ECS.

The salary will be paid at Grade 6 or 7, £37,412 to £53,355 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.

To be appointed at grade 7 there is an expectation that candidates will be able to evidence the majority of the following:

  • A completed teaching qualification equivalent to a Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice
  • Having passed probation at a Higher Education Institution on an academic contract
  • A consistent track record of high quality publications over at least a three-year period
  • Having undertaken a significant administrative role

This post will be offered on an Indefinite contract.

This is a full time post - 100% full time equivalent.

The selection process will include a panel interview and a presentation.

The interviews for this post are scheduled to take place on Tuesday 11th June 2019.

To apply, please register with the King's College London application portal and complete your application online.

Grade and Salary : Grade 6 or 7, £37,412 to £53,355 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.
Job ID : 012973
Close Date : 16-May-2019
Contact Person : Head of School, Beatrice Szczepek Reed
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