BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY

Lecturer in Psychology x 2 (Maternity Cover)

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£38,639 to £41,998 per annum
Posted
10 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2022
Ref
112022-659
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Maternity Cover
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer in Psychology x 2 (Maternity Cover)

Department of Psychology

Location: City Centre Campus/City South Campus
Salary: £38,639 to £41,998 per annum
Fixed Term - Maternity Cover (up to 12 months)
Posted On: Wednesday 09 November 2022
Closing Date: Sunday 04 December 2022
Interview Date: Friday 16 December 2022
Reference: 112022-659

Birmingham City University is an ambitious and vibrant institution with an enviable track record of success in research and teaching in Psychology. Located within the School of Social Sciences, the Department of Psychology is a high performing entity that provides its students and staff with exceptional opportunities for teaching, research and professional development, all within an applied and focused environment. The Department enjoys strong student recruitment and has a supportive team of academic colleagues, undertaking interesting and varied work that has real-world impact.

The Psychology Department is seeking to appoint two full-time, Lecturers in Psychology to cover maternity for approximately 12 months. The successful candidate will have experience of teaching in core BPS-accredited areas in Psychology.

The successful candidate will contribute to a thriving research culture in psychology at BCU. We particularly welcome applicants from candidates whose research will complement or enhance our existing areas of expertise in Health and Wellbeing, Lifespan and Behavioural Science, Identities and Inequalities or Crime and Society.

Applicants should possess a first and higher degree (PhD or equivalent) in Psychology which satisfies the BPS requirements of graduate basis for Chartership (GBC). Candidates should be actively involved in research, knowledge transfer or professional practice.

For an informal discussion regarding the requirements of the role please contact the Head of Department, Dr Amy Cook on amy.cook@bcu.ac.uk


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