Wolfson Professorship of Criminology

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (GB)
27 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Wolfson Professorship of Criminology
Institute of Criminology

The Board of Electors to the Wolfson Professorship of Criminology invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work is connected with the area of Criminology and Criminal Justice - to take up appointment on 1 October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in the broad area of Criminology and Criminal Justice, and the vision, leadership, and experience to build on the Institute's current strengths.  The appointee will maintain and develop a leading research presence in the field.  They will hold a PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification.

Standard professorial duties include research, teaching and contribution to examining, the supervision of postgraduates, and administration.  The Professor will be based at the Institute of Criminology, in Cambridge.  A competitive salary will be offered.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/11817.

Further information is available at: www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/academic/secretary/professorships/ or contact the Human Resources, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT, (email: ibise@admin.cam.ac.uk).

Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made online no later than Thursday 1 December 2016.   

Informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Loraine Gelsthorpe (Convenor of Board of Electors)   lrg10@cam.ac.uk  or +44 (0)1223 335377 (direct line) or PA on (+44) (0)1223 335369.

Please quote reference JL10446 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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