Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Human Geography

Lincoln, United Kingdom
12 Jul 2021
End of advertisement period
06 Aug 2021
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Geography
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Geography

Location:  Lincoln
Salary:   From £33,797 per annum
Please note, this post is permanent, full time at 1.0 FTE
Closing Date:   Friday 06 August 2021
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  COS529A

Lecturer salary from £33,797 per annum.

Senior Lecturer salary from £39,152 per annum.

Following establishment of the School of Geography in 2017 and outstanding student satisfaction in to 2020 NSS where BA Geography was ranked 1st nationally for overall satisfaction, we are seeking to make a further appointment at Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level to expand our expertise in Human Geography. This post will support delivery of teaching and research across the School. We are seeking a candidate who:

  • Has a strong academic profile related to urban, rural and developmental studies. We would particularly welcome applicants with experience in rural or urban geography; the Global South and mid-low income regional geography or the use of qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods research practices.
  • Will engage in pure and/or applied research which will complement existing strengths within the School. The successful candidate would be expected to join the one of the existing research groups within the School.
  • Is an excellent communicator who will complement the School’s existing teaching. In particular, we are seeking someone who could support teaching both in specialist subject modules and across the wider BA and BSc Geography curricula.
  • Will work closely with other members of staff within the School of Geography as well as external partners.   

Working with us, you will enjoy the benefits of newly refurbished and exceptionally well-equipped research facilities and benefit from a stimulating, interdisciplinary and collegiate environment. We support excellence in research and teaching and you will be part of a team that provides a popular portfolio of qualifications at BSc, MSc and PhD level. You will be based in the heart of a thriving, safe and friendly city.

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, energetic institution, with a substantial commitment to growing science infrastructure. If you would like to be part of shaping our world-class vision and would like to know more about this opportunity please email Professor Steve Bevan, Acting Head of the School of Geography, at, or Dr Adegbola Ojo, Programme Leader for BA Geography, at, for more information or to arrange an informal conversation about the position.

As an institutional Athena SWAN Bronze Award holder we are committed to advancing gender equality in STEM, therefore female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.