Lecturer in Criminology Ref 6230

School/department: Law Politics & Sociology
Hours: Full time.  Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). 
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 6230
Salary: Starting at £33,797 to £44,045 per annum, pro rata if part time.
Placed on7 July 2021
Closing date: 12 August 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: TBC 2021 
Expected start date: 01 September 2021


Job description

The Department of Sociology at the University of Sussex is looking to appoint a new academic member of staff to contribute to its Criminology program. This will be a permanent position (subject to probation) starting at lecturer level.

The post holder will contribute to the research profile of Criminology at Sussex through theoretically informed research and publication. They will also deliver high quality research-led teaching at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

 As we currently have an under-representation in the Department of a number of groups – in particular BAME and LGBTQ+ we would particularly welcome applications from people who are members of these groups. All appointments will be made on merit.

 Please contact Professor Dean Wilson, Head of Sociology, at dean.wilson@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 job description and person specification Re 6230 [PDF 324.19KB]

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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 lpsrecruitment@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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