Lecturer in Global Urbanism

Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
02 Jul 2021
End of advertisement period
27 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer in Global Urbanism

Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment Bartlett Faculty Office/Urban Lab London
Full Time
Permanent
Salary: The appointment will be on UCL Grade 8. The salary range will be £44,737 - £52,764 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
Reference: 1877092

University College London (UCL) is one of the world's top universities. Based in the heart of London, it is a dynamic, outward-looking institution. At its  establishment in 1826, UCL was radical and responsive to the needs of society, and this ethos - that excellence should go hand-in-hand with enriching society - continues today.

In our single biggest development since we were founded, UCL is expanding to east London. Located on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, UCL East will unite academic activities across experiments, arts, society and technology, integrating research and education, theory and practice - with trans-disciplinarily, innovation and public engagement.

The UCL Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment is the UK's largest and leading multidisciplinary faculty of the built environment, covering architecture, construction and project management, planning and environmental design as well as other specialist fields. This post sits in UCL's Urban Laboratory, a cross-faculty unit, currently hosted within The Bartlett, UCL's Faculty of the Built Environment.

Our staff are at the forefront of the international research and teaching, encompassing individual excellence, interdisciplinary collaborations, and pioneering methodology. This role will join the team of Urban Laboratory. The post holder will be required to work within the team to develop and deliver postgraduate modules on Global Urbanism and contributing to UCL's transdisciplinary urban research.

The post holder will play a key role in the delivery of UCL Urban Laboratory's new MASc in Global Urbanism. The MASc works across the arts, humanities, social sciences and science and technology, developing holistic responses to complex urban problems

We are seeking candidates who are qualified to PhD level in urban studies, or a related urban field.

The successful candidates will possess in-depth knowledge and experience as outlined in the Person Specification. This will include a strong and international publication record in urban studies or related research fields. Experience of student supervision and/or teaching in a higher education or similar context, are also essential. In addition, the successful candidates will be committed to collaborative and transdisciplinary education and research.

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to https://www.ucl.ac.uk/work-at-ucl/search-jobs and search on Reference Number 1877092 

Informal enquiries about the post may be made to Dr Clare Melhuish clare.melhuish@ucl.ac.uk, Director of UCL Urban Laboratory. 

For queries regarding the application process, please contact the Bartlett HR Team via: r.akhter@ucl.ac.uk

Closing Date: 27/7/2021

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: TBC

 

UCL Taking Action for Equality

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Our department is working towards an Athena SWAN award. We are committed to advancing gender equality within our department.  

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