Assistant Professor, Centre for Global Learning, Education and Attainment

Coventry, United Kingdom
£39,159 - 55,758 per annum
27 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Dec 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 24/12/2019
Faculty / School or Service Centre for Global Learning, Education and Attainment (GLEA)
Salary £39,159 - 55,758 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

This is the chance for you to join one of Coventry University's Research Centre's and to work alongside colleagues passionate about transforming global higher education through impactful research.

The Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment (GLEA), is in its early stages of growth and we are seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor to lead on a range of research-related activities, which will contribute to GLEA's future success. The focus of the Research Centre is around two main themes: Intercultural Engagement and Global Learning, and Equity and Attainment.

The post of Assistant Professor will contribute to bid writing, working on research projects and publishing research results in high quality journals. Additionally, the successful applicant will support the development of new, global higher education programmes at masters and doctoral level, informed by current research.

Further details about the theme can be found here:

The successful applicant should demonstrate significant research experience in higher education. Requirements for applying for these positions can be found on the job description below. Please note the post may also include some international travel.

If you are interested in finding out more about the above opportunity, please contact Professor Julia Carroll, or Professor Katherine Wimpenny

Closing date: 24 December 2019

Interview date: 16 January 2020

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