Lecturer - Mathematics, Science & Health Education

Southampton, Hampshire (GB)
£38,460 to £44,559 per annum
26 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
11 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer - Mathematics, Science & Health Education

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £38,460 to £44,559 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Thursday 11 July 2019
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1149519CJ

The University of Southampton is one of the UK’s top research universities, ranking 11th by volume for its high quality research in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. Southampton Education School, based in the Faculty of Social Sciences, was ranked 7th by intensity from 76 Education departments in the UK for research intensity and is currently ranked 2th in the Guardian University League (2019) tables for its teaching. The School is one of the foremost Education departments in Europe.

In line with its ambition to be a world-leading centre for research and teaching, this flourishing School is seeking to appoint a new research active Lecturer whose research interests align with the work of our Mathematics, Science and Health Education (MSHE) research centre.

Applications are invited from those who have a successful and proven track record of research and publication in Mathematics and / or Science and / or Health Education research, and who possess ambitions in line with those of the School. You will have a PhD (or equivalent) qualifications and experience in Education or in a related discipline, relevant post-graduate teaching or lecturing experience.

You will be expected to teach across a range of courses reflecting your academic interests and experience, and to participate fully in the research activities of the School.

You will be an integral member of  the MSHE research centre and therefore need to be a team player as well as capable of leading your own research agenda. You will be able to demonstrate that you are ready for the REF2021 submission through a publication record and research trajectory that demonstrates high quality. There will be opportunities to develop your knowledge and expertise through staff development courses and events. For an informal discussion about the posts, please contact the Head of School, Professor Martin Dyke on 023 8059 5563 or email Or Heads of MSHE Professor Marcus Grace or Dr Christian Bokhove

The University of Southampton is an exciting and supportive place to work. We offer highly competitive salaries and benefits packages, an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowance. There is also access to excellent sport and leisure facilities and the opportunity to develop your career in a friendly and professional environment.

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Charlene Tyson (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 6803. Please quote reference 1149519CJ on all correspondence.