[visionlist] Lectureship in Psychology, Abertay University [Dundee, Scotland]

Reference: THW/17/059651/000034 

Salary Details: £32,004 – £38,183 

Contract Type: Permanent 

Contract Term: Full time 

Division of Psychology

Lecturer in Psychology (1FTE)

Permanent -Full-Time (Part-time options available)

Grade 7 £32,004 – £38,183 pro rata

Abertay is a modern university with a global outlook, rooted in its local and national communities. The University now seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Psychology within the School of Social and Health Sciences.

The School of Social and Health Sciences delivers programmes and applied research in the areas of mental health nursing and counselling, psychology, sociology, and sport and exercise. There has been significant growth in the School’s research output in recent years. The School is now further developing their provision and is establishing a Centre of Excellence in Mental Health Nursing and the Dundee Academy of Sport.

Reporting to the Head of Division, you will provide specialist subject knowledge and input into teaching and research in psychology. Preference will be given to applicants that can teach cognitive or biological psychology (although applicants from any cognate area will be considered) and whose research aligns with the priorities of the Division. You will be expected to take a role in the further advancement of this subject area, through continued development of your research publication profile, external engagement and provision of high quality teaching. In addition you will contribute to the delivery of research methods training, supervision of undergraduate dissertations and development of post graduate research. 

The role requires you to work both independently and collegiately and be able to demonstrate good interpersonal, organisational and communication skills and have an ability to take initiative.

A full candidate brief can be found below which details the job description, person specification and application details

If you believe you have the skills and experience for this exciting and challenging role, please submit your application through our online recruitment system, by clicking ‘apply online’ below. A curriculum vitae should also be uploaded with your application form; please ensure that it is incorporated at the end of your application form as only one document will be accepted. Please specify if you are interested in a full or part-time post. Abertay supports flexible working patterns and family-friendly working. 

Please note that we will only accept applications through our online recruitment system. Applications submitted after the closing date will not be accepted under any circumstances.

The closing date for applications is 10th July 2017.

Committed to Equal Opportunities

The University of Abertay Dundee is a Scottish Registered Charity,

No: SC016040

Closing date: 10 July 2017 

If you have questions about this role, please contact: HR Recruitment, HR Services, Tel: 01382 308961, Email: recruitment@abertay.ac.uk,

Note: Only one document can be uploaded. If you wish to submit any additional information please include it within the application form.


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