Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Ecology and/or Remote Sensing

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
£35,210 - £50,132
18 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Engineering and Environment

Ref: EAE/18/1656

Salary: £35,210 - £50,132

Location: City Campus, Newcastle

Grade: 7 or 6

Closing date: 23/04/2019

Contract Type: Permanent

Working Type: Full Time

Northumbria University seeks to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Ecology and/or Remote Sensing within the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences.

Working within the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences, you will contribute to an area of physical geography and environmental sciences to further enhance research, enterprise and teaching. We invite high-quality applications from candidates who either align with our areas of existing strength, or can support us in growing capacity in allied areas. We particularly welcome applications in the fields of ecology and/or remote sensing, however, candidates with expertise in other areas within environmental sciences and physical geography will also be considered.

The successful candidate must hold a first degree and be qualified to doctoral level in a relevant discipline, with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. A proven ability to deliver high quality research and teaching is essential, together with an appropriate publication profile and track record of bidding for external income. The Department is home to two research groupings within physical geography and environmental sciences: the Environmental Geochemistry and Ecology Research Group, and the Cold and Palaeo Environments Research Group, which connect colleagues researching in these areas from across the University and elsewhere.

For informal enquiries please contact the Head of Department, Professor Ben Brock, , or the Subject Lead for Physical Geography and Environmental Sciences, Professor Hilmar Gudmundsson,

For more information about the Department, please visit:

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply Now', and submit a Covering Letter and your CV, including a full list of publications where relevant and any documents specifically requested in the Role Description and Person Specification, such as a sample of written work or journal article.

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxessnetwork, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

Please note this vacancy will close on 23/04/2019

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