Lecturer in Psychology (Teaching and Research)

University of Leeds
June 19, 2024
Offerd Salary:£45,585 to £54,395
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Lecturer in Psychology (Teaching and Research)

School of Psychology

Are you passionate about furthering your research career in a research- intensive Russell Group University? Are you committed to delivering a first class learning and teaching experience?

The School is seeking candidates to complement and strengthen its excellent research and teaching portfolio. Applicants will have a PhD and postgraduate experience in a relevant field. This should be evidenced by appropriate funding to support your research and high-quality publications or outputs. We encourage candidates whose research complements the existing expertise within the School: i) Health, Wellbeing & Healthcare services; ii) Childhood, Adolescence, & Ageing; iii) Cognition, Perception, & Action; and iv) Appetite, Nutrition, & Obesity. You will be committed to providing a first class learning and teaching experience, with evidence of the ability to teach effectively. You will also be expected to provide leadership in our internal administrative structures to ensure the School delivers an excellent environment for staff and students.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days' holiday plus approx. 16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – that's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance– the University contributes 14.5% of salary
  • Health and Wellbeing: discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls
  • Personal Development: access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and more
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please


    Professor Jason Halford, Head of School

    Email: [email protected]

    Dr Richard Harris, Director of Student Education

    Email: [email protected]

    Professor Amanda Waterman, Director of Research and Innovation

    Email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health School/Institute: School of Psychology Category: Academic Grade: Grade 8 Salary: £45,585 to £54,395 per annum Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Wednesday 22 May 2024 Closing Date: Wednesday 19 June 2024 Interview Date: Thursday 18 July 2024 Reference: MHPSY1126

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