Lecturer in Human Geography and African Studies Ref 6249

School/department: School of Global Studies, Geography
Hours: part time considered up to a maximum of 0.5 FTE (18.75 hours per week). Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). 
Contract: fixed term until 15 June 2022 (9 months) 
Reference: 6249
Salary: starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum, pro rata 
Placed on: 20 July 2021
Closing date: 10 August 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: 15 September 2021


Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University.

We are seeking a Lecturer, with a PhD in Human Geography, International Development or relevant Social Science field, with experience of teaching on postcolonial Africa. The role will be part time (0.5 FTE) for 9 months and focus on covering one large undergraduate module on Postcolonial Africa and additional teaching in International Development.

Please contact Prof David Ockwell, d.ockwell@sussex.ac.uk for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 6249) (PDF XKB)

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How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to globalstudiesrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk   

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.


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