Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Political Communication

Location
Glasgow (GB)
Posted
02 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

College of Social Sciences 
School of Social and Political Sciences 

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Political Communication
(Ref: 018488) 

The University of Glasgow has been at the forefront in inspiring people in Scotland and the world, and delivering world-leading teaching and learning, research, discovery and knowledge exchange since 1451. Over 25,000 students attend the University and we have over 7,000 members of staff, and an annual research income of more than £181 million.

The College of Social Sciences are currently seeking a Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Political Communication. You would be joining a School with a strong reputation for producing world-leading research in Political Communication, as well as an established and successful postgraduate programme in the subject, playing a key role in developing the University’s profile in this growing field. 

We are looking for candidates with strong teaching and research records in any area of political communication to further develop our profile in the discipline. We are particularly keen to receive applications from candidates who can add to our existing areas of strength in political participation, political behaviour or public opinion.

The successful candidate will provide academic leadership by undertaking research of international excellence in line with the School/College’s research strategy, making a substantial contribution to teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and undertaking School, College and, where appropriate, University leadership, management and administrative responsibilities.

This role may be appointed at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level, depending on the experience of the successful candidate. 
Lecturer - Grade 7/8: £33,943 - £38,183 / £41,709 - £48,327
Senior Lecturer - Grade 9: £41,709 - £48,327

Full details, and how to apply, can be found on at www.glasgow.ac.uk/jobs, searching ref. 018488. 

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Michele Burman, Head of School, at head-socpol-school@glasgow.ac.uk.

Closing date: 7 September 2017. 

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