Lecturer in Human Geography Ref 2440

School/departmentSchool of Global Studies
Hours: Full time. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
ContractFixed term until 30 September 2022
Reference: 2440
SalaryStarting at £33,797 and rising to £40,322 per annum
Placed on22 October 2019
Closing date: 22 November 2019.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: tbc
Expected start date: ASAP


Job description

The School of Global Studies at the University of Sussex invites applications for a fixed-term Lecturer in Human Geography to join the vibrant and growing Department of Geography from 1 January 2020. 

We are looking for an energetic and engaging teacher to contribute to our Geography undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The successful candidate will normally possess a doctorate in Human Geography (or cognate discipline) and be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of teaching and learning and a commitment to developing innovative pedagogy.

We would also consider applicants with a Development Studies background. Prospective applicants are encouraged to direct informal enquiries to the Head of Geography, David Ockwell (d.ockwell@sussex.ac.uk)

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 2440) (PDF 52.29KB)


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.

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 (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) 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

Download our terms and conditions summary for Teaching Faculty Terms and Conditions [DOC 35.50KB]


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