Lecturer in Psychology

Egham, Surrey
£41,458 to £49,059 per annum
08 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
09 Apr 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Psychology
Lecturer in Psychology
Full Time, Permanent

Lecturer salary is in the range £41,458 to £49,059 per annum inclusive of London Allowance

Applications are invited for a post at Lecturer in the Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London. This post will consolidate and enhance the department’s reputation as an internationally leading centre for excellence in research and teaching in Psychology. We are looking for an outstanding individual, with a track record of publishing internationally-leading research, and who brings new opportunities to deliver ground-breaking scientific discoveries.  With a PhD in Psychology or related discipline, the successful applicant will also possess the broad range of skills required to teach effectively across our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, and should demonstrate strong commitment to delivering an outstanding experience for our students. 

We offer a dynamic and supportive environment, in an internationally recognized department that ranks among the best in the United Kingdom for teaching and research (6th in REF 2014).  We offer a host of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, including our highly-respected DClinPsy programme.   The Department has excellent facilities for undertaking research in a broad range of areas, with state-of-the-art facilities available, such as MRI, EEG, TMS, eye trackers, cognitive behavioural testing suites, social, clinical, and infant observation labs. It also has strong links with external organisations including hospitals, schools, as well as government, industrial, and charity organisations. The College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus based in Egham, Surrey that is close to both Central London and Heathrow Airport, and that is undergoing major investment to provide outstanding facilities for the future.  Information about our existing research and teaching programmes can be found at

Informal enquiries regarding this post can be directed to Head of Department Professor Kathy Rastle (

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Please quote the reference: 0217-055
Closing Date:   Midnight 9 April 2017

Interview Date:  To be confirmed

The College is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community.