Postdoctoral Teaching Associate, Department of Psychology

Egham, United Kingdom
26 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Applications are invited for three fixed-term posts in the Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London. All posts are full time and run from 24 September 2018 for a duration of one year. The post holders will engage in teaching, supervision, and administration across our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. The ideal candidate will have expertise in clinical, social, forensic, or developmental psychology.

Successful applicants should have their PhD in Psychology examined prior to the start date, have experience of conducting high quality psychological research, and have the ability to make strong contributions to our taught programmes at UG and PGT levels. They should be enthusiastic about delivering effective high-quality teaching.

While the posts are to support teaching, successful applicants will enjoy the benefits of being part of one of the UK’s leading research departments (ranked 6th in REF2014). Successful candidates will join a dynamic and supportive environment, in an internationally recognized department that has a consistently excellent record for the highest quality teaching. 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. The department also has strong links with external organisations including hospitals, schools, and government, industrial, and charity organisations. The College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus that is close to both Central London and Heathrow Airport.

More information about the department, our programmes and research, can be found on our webpages

Informal enquiries regarding this post can be directed to Professor Hanna Zagefka (

The College cannot apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship for this post. Candidates applying for this position need to have their own permission to work in the UK based on UK Visa and Immigration requirements.

Please quote the reference: 0618-257

Closing Date:Midnight, 15 July 2018

Interview Date: 20 August 2018