Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Police Studies

Liverpool, United Kingdom
£41,526 - £51,034 per annum
25 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
20 Jul 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Job Type: Academic
Salary: £41,526 - £51,034 per annum
Vacancy Type: Academic / Research Vacancies
Closing Date: 20/07/2020
Ref No: 2980
Documents: 2980 JD LSL Police Studies.pdf(PDF, 581.12kb)

Working in the School of Justice Studies you will play a key role in developing the teaching, research and continuing professional development profile of Policing Studies at LJMU. This is an exciting opportunity for dynamic individuals to play a key role in the development the School which aims to have a transformative effect on efficacy of British Policing.

You will work across the University with senior staff, from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, to enhance applied research activities in the area of policing. We are seeking to appoint individuals with a PhD (or near completion) and a proven track record in producing high quality research and/or high quality publications. We are particularly keen for applications from individuals with an interest in with an interest in Forensic Psychology, Criminal law or Cyber Crime. You will also contribute to the development and positioning of our growing portfolio of police studies and security studies programmes.

You should be able to evidence an appropriate level of experience and a commitment to excellence in research and teaching.

LJMU values diversity and provides a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone can fulfil their potential.

Informal enquires post may be made to the Director of School of Justice Studies, Dr Daniel Silverstone, email:  or

Telephone: 07970 733641

Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.