This is a permanent part-time contract working 18.5 hours per week
The School of Arts and Humanities delivers inspiring and supportive undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and learning; provides doctoral supervision; collaborates and engages with local, national and international industries, professions and communities, and undertakes high quality research.
The School of Arts and Humanities seeks to appoint a 0.5 Permanent Lecturer in Linguistics from 1 September 2017. Applications are sought from candidates specializing in Clinical Linguistics and Communication Disorders. Candidates will have a broad knowledge and understanding of the major subject areas within Linguistics and will be able to demonstrate experience and expertise in teaching, curriculum design and assessment in their area of specialism and across the curriculum. A commitment to teaching and learning is essential, as is the ability to work in a team-based and interdisciplinary context. The post-holder will be expected to teach to the highest standards, and to contribute to curriculum delivery and development at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Applicants should have a strong research background with evidence of the ability to publish in top international journals. Research conducted in this post will be encouraged to have impact beyond academia; a clear understanding of the impact agenda of the UK research councils is highly desirable.
If you believe you meet the criteria for this post we would welcome your application.
Closing date 25 June 2017
Interview date 14 July 2017
If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dr Sharon Ouditt, Head of English, Media and Creative Cultures, on +44 (0)115 848 3039 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.
This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.