Lecturer in Energy Policy and Sustainability Ref 4755

School/department: University of Sussex Business School, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU)
Hours: Full time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). Please note: teaching is scheduled on a full year long calendar.
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 4755
Salary: Starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum, pro rata if part time. Current salary scales can be found here.
Placed on: 30 October 2020
Closing date: 30 November 2020. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: To be confirmed.
Expected start date: As soon as possible, before February 2021.


Job description

The Business School at the University of Sussex is seeking to recruit an education focused Lecturer in Energy Policy and Sustainability to work with colleagues to coordinate, develop and expand the successful Online Distance Learning (ODL) masters teaching portfolio in Energy Policy and Sustainability.

The Lecturer will contribute to the convenorship and teaching of Energy Policy and Sustainable Development ODL masters courses, and potentially other UG and PG courses delivered on campus in the School in related areas.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in a related field, and experience of interdisciplinary and social science teaching in areas related to energy policy, sustainability, and management. Excellent knowledge of contemporary issues and debates within the area of energy policy and sustainability is essential, as is the ability to integrate ideas from a range of areas such as, but not exclusively, policy making and analysis, mixed research methods, and innovation policy.

Candidates for this Education and Scholarship Pathway Lectureship should be able to demonstrate excellence in teaching. In addition, the successful candidate will have a keen interest in innovative and effective teaching methods and pedagogy, be able to teach and assess both undergraduate and graduate students, and contribute to departmental and university administration.

Please contact Dr Daniele Rotolo D.Rotolo@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.

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How to apply

Download our academic post application form [DOC 301.50KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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