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Lecturer in Sociology

Salary range: £36,914 to £40,323 per annum
Full Time

Institute of Education, Health and Social Sciences

The University of Chichester is a dynamic, supportive and ambitious institution with clear values and a long history in Higher Education. We offer quality education and an excellent student learning experience in a beautiful region of the South Coast of England.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer in Sociology to join our diverse team of academics who are all passionate about their specialisms and dedicated to providing an outstanding student experience. The successful candidate will reflect these qualities and will make a positive contribution to our vibrant research culture and excellent student learning experience.

Candidates for the position should have a strong track record of innovative and inspiring teaching in Sociology . Similarly, we would welcome candidates with a research profile which complements current activity in the Institute of Education Health and Social Sciences, evidenced by successful research activity including publications in peer-reviewed journals and potential for securing external research funding.

Working with the academic staff team and students you will among other activities, make a key contribution to new and existing undergraduate and post-graduate programmes.

A strength of our Institute is the interdisciplinary focus we bring to teaching and research. Consequently, we would welcome interest from candidates with additional expertise in one or more of the following: Criminology, Social Policy, Children, Young People and Families.

Our programmes benefit from excellent student satisfaction, consequently the successful candidate will be able to evidence their commitment to ensuring that our students are well supported and enjoy their experience with us.

Informal enquiries are welcomed by Chris Smethurst via email at or telephone 01243 816237.

The University of Chichester embraces all forms of diversity and aspires to be a fully inclusive and representative employer and so we encourage applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people.

Closing Date: Thursday 08 April (at midnight) Interview Date: TBA

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