Lecturer in Psychology (Assistant Professor) (Full-time, part-time, or job share)

     
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Lecturer in Psychology (Assistant Professor) (Full-time, part-time, or job share)

The Department of Psychology at the University of Bath is completing a significant expansion. Research in the department occurs across more than six sub-disciplines in psychology, including clinical, cognitive, developmental, environmental, forensic, health, and social psychology. We employ diverse methods in a new purpose-built £30 million building, containing 10,000 square feet of state-of-the-art labs for interview, social group observation, EEG/ERP, virtual reality, psychobiology, eye-tracking, pain, cross-modal, and computerised testing.

We are recruiting for Lecturers and Teaching Fellows in Psychology. These posts will support our research and teaching related to forensic psychology, including topics related to developmental, cognitive, neurological, and social issues (e.g., abuse, stigma, trauma). For the Lecturer posts, research excellence should be demonstrated broadly related to forensic psychology, alongside a capacity to teach in this topic area at postgraduate and undergraduate levels. Full-time, part-time, and job share applications will be considered.

For further information on the Teaching Fellow posts please click here .

The Department has a tradition of theoretically informed applied psychology: ?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bath.ac.uk%2Fpsychology%2F&module=jobs&id=161350" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.bath.ac.uk/psychology/. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, staff were returned in different units of assessment, the largest of which (Allied Health Professions) obtained the highest REF2014 rating across the University. The University was ranked 12th overall in the UK in REF2014. The Department was recently ranked 1st in the Guardian league table and 2nd in the Complete University Guide (in association with The Independent), and The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide.

15 minutes from Bristol by train and 90 minutes from London and Oxford, the University is situated in the beautiful World Heritage City of Bath and is part of the Great Western Four group of Universities (with Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter). Bath is also a member of the Economic and Social Research Council South West Doctoral Training Centre.

Informal enquiries can be made to the Director of the MSc Applied Forensic Psychology with Counselling, Dr Catherine Hamilton-Giachritsis (c.hamilton-giachritsis [at] bath[.]ac[.]uk; + 44 (0)1225 383970) or to the Head of Department, Professor Greg Maio (g.r.maio [at] bath[.]ac[.]uk; +44 (0)1225 384647).

Full-time, part-time, and job share applications will be considered.

Both the Department of Psychology and the University of Bath have a Bronze award from the Athena SWAN Charter Scheme. The Department and the University are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive working environment.

Interview Date: May 8, 2019

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
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