COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

Lecturer in Criminology

Location
Coventry, United Kingdom
Salary
£32,243-£40,802 per annum
Posted
09 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Aug 2019
Ref
REQ007139
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 12/08/2019
Faculty / School or Service Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
Salary £32,243-£40,802 per annum
Package As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The School of Psychological, Social and Behavioural Sciences seeks to appoint an outstanding lecturer who will contribute to the provision of high quality teaching and research in Criminology. The successful applicant will join a highly regarded, research active and student-centred team of colleagues in delivering our Criminology courses. We are looking to appoint someone who is enthusiastic and highly motivated with the ability to teach a broad range of topics within Criminology. Your role will include teaching, assessment, curriculum development, and recruitment and admissions.  

Your teaching approach will be flexible, student-centred and research informed. The role will also require you to develop and maintain productive relationships with placement providers, employers and other stakeholders, so you will need a high level of inter-personal skills, and personal effectiveness to promote a high quality experience for all involved.You will have a strong commitment to continuing professional development and to inter-professional and international perspectives.

The School is recognised for the high quality of its provision of applied and professional courses. This includes a broad portfolio of on-campus, off-campus, blended and distance learning courses both discipline and profession specific. The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences has strong partnerships with employers and placement providers from a range of sectors including Local Authority Social Services, Strategic Health Authorities, NHS Trusts, education, and the independent, voluntary and the private sectors. Applied research activity is an integral part of the Faculty's business and there is a strong commitment to enabling staff to engage in a wide range of research and scholarship. There will be opportunities to develop your research interests and you will be expected to contribute to the Faculty's research profile.

Applicants must have a relevant Master's degree or a PhD in an appropriate subject and experience of delivering teaching, learning and assessment in an educational setting.

Coventry University offers academic and professional development support and provides the opportunity for staff without a recognised teaching qualification to undertake the PGCE in teaching and learning.

For further information please contact Dr Graham Steventon (Course Director) email: graham.steventon@coventry.ac.uk

For further details or to apply online please visit our website at www.coventry.ac.uk/job-vacancies.

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The School of Psychological, Social and Behavioural Sciences seeks to appoint an outstanding lecturer who will contribute to the provision of high quality teaching and research in Criminology. The successful applicant will join a highly regarded, research active and student-centred team of colleagues in delivering our Criminology courses. We are looking to appoint someone who is enthusiastic and highly motivated with the ability to teach a broad range of topics within Criminology. Your role will include teaching,assessment, curriculum development, and recruitment and admissions.  

Your teaching approach will be flexible, student-centred and research informed. The role will also require you to develop and maintain productive relationships with placement providers, employers and other stakeholders, so you will need a high level of inter-personal skills, and personal effectiveness to promote a high quality experience for all involved.You will have a strong commitment to continuing professional development and to inter-professional and international perspectives.

The School is recognised for the high quality of its provision of applied and professional courses. This includes a broad portfolio of on-campus, off-campus, blended and distance learning courses both discipline and profession specific. The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences has strong partnerships with employers and placement providers from a range of sectors including Local Authority Social Services, Strategic Health Authorities, NHS Trusts, education, and the independent, voluntary and the private sectors.Applied research activity is an integral part of the Faculty's business and there is a strong commitment to enabling staff to engage in a wide range of research and scholarship. There will be opportunities to develop your research interests and you will be expected to contribute to the Faculty's research profile.

Applicants must have a relevant Master's degree or a PhD in an appropriate subject and experience of delivering teaching, learning and assessment in an educational setting.

Coventry University offers academic and professional development support and provides the opportunity for staff without a recognised teaching qualification to undertake the PGCE in teaching and learning.

For further information please contact Dr Graham Steventon (Course Director) email: graham.steventon@coventry.ac.uk

For further details or to apply online please visit our website at www.coventry.ac.uk/job-vacancies.

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