Lecturer in Family Law Ref:6307

School/department: School of Law, Politics and Sociology / Sussex Law School 
Hours: full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options, including job sharing, will be considered (subject to business need). 
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 6307
Salary: starting at £37,467 to £40,927 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 21 September 2021
Closing date:  18 October 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: January 2022

Job description

Sussex Law School is looking for a committed and dynamic academic to join our team as a Lecturer in Family Law.

The successful candidate will contribute in particular to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching with a particular focus on family law, broadly defined, whilst contributing beyond this to core areas of the law curriculum.

The successful candidate will be on our teaching and research academic pathway, and will need to demonstrate an emerging teaching and research record.

In your application it would be helpful to indicate clearly what subjects you have teaching experience in and what subjects you would be able to offer teaching in.

If you have any questions about the job, please contact Professor Donald McGillivray, Head of Sussex Law School, at d.mcgillivray@sussex.ac.uk

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

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 6307) (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 119.50KB] 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.