Senior Lecturer in Criminology

Egham, United Kingdom
£55,487 to £67,712 per annum - including London Allowance
23 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
14 Oct 2022
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Egham
Salary: £55,487 to £67,712 per annum - including London Allowance
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Friday 14 October 2022
Reference: 0922-425

Full Time, Permanent 

Applications are invited for the post of Senior Lecturer in the Department of Law and Criminology. There is one full time permanent senior lecturer post in Criminology available. The Department of Law and Criminology is part of the School of Law and Social Sciences, alongside the Departments of Economics, Politics, International Relations and Philosophy. We are forward thinking, multidisciplinary and research active. We offer undergraduate programmes in Law, Criminology & Psychology, Criminology & Sociology and Social Science, together with Masters programmes in Forensic Psychology, Consumption, Culture & Marketing and Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Studies. We are also home to an energetic postgraduate research student community.

We seek an outstanding teacher and researcher to join our dynamic and multidisciplinary team. In this post we are seeking to add to our research priorities in alignment with the College’s research catalysts which are currently Living Sustainably, Transformative Digital Technologies, Security and Society and Digital Futures in the Creative and Cultural Industries. The position includes teaching undergraduate core subjects, and we are particularly interested in candidates with teaching expertise in the psychology of terrorism and/or the policing of terrorism. Applicants should have the ability to teach effectively and contribute to both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, the supervision of doctoral students and the development of specialist options to reflect specific areas of expertise. Preference will be given to applicants who have a track record of securing research funding. We also expect academic leadership and an effective contribution to programme or department administration or projects improving the student experience. 

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement 
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution 
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing. 
  • Free parking 

The post is available from December 2022 or soon thereafter and is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

We offer a vibrant and supportive environment, in an internationally recognised and multidisciplinary academic group. We have a strong research culture and good links with legal and Criminal Justice agencies and the NHS, as well as government and charitable organisations. Further information on the School and the Department can be found at:

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit The Human Resources Department can be contacted with queries by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0922-425

Closing Date:   23:59, 14 October 2022

Interview Date:  TBC

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