Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Anglia Ruskin University

United Kingdom

June 22, 2021

Description

Job Category

Teaching, Research & Scholarship

Vacancy Type

Fixed term contract

Fixed Term Duration

8 months

Employment Type

Full time

Salary From

£33,797

Salary To

£39,152

Location

Cambridge

Faculty/Prof Service

Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Ref No

869

Closing Date

22/06/2021

Documents

  • Job Description and Person Specification (PDF, 104.86kb)

  • Expectations of Academic Staff (PDF, 161.69kb)

  • About ARU:

    ARU is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

    About the Role:

    Our Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences provides cutting-edge teaching, research and consultancy across a broad spectrum of practice-based and theoretical disciplines. We are committed to the mutual importance of teaching, research and innovation, and have shaped our curriculum to ensure that traditional disciplines retain a clear, academic identity that translates effectively into courses with professional relevance.

    We are seeking a committed Senior Lecturer in Sociology to join our thriving Social Sciences course group, which recruits at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We seek an ambitious colleague who is enthusiastic about excellent teaching, research and innovation, and will make a full and collegiate contribution to our student experience.

    With a PhD or Professional Doctorate or nearing completion, you will have proven experience in teaching Sociology modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. With a research profile commensurate with the stage of your career, you will make a substantial contribution to the thriving research profile of the group, including income generation and the supervision of research students.

    We particularly welcome those with research interests in: gender and sexuality, social inequalities, global sociology.

    For an informal discussion, please contact Dr Anna Markovska, Deputy Head of School, at anna.markovska@aru.ac.uk

    Find out more about working with us.

    We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.

    We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

    Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.

    We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

    Guidance Notes:

    For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.

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