University College Cork

University College Cork

Lecturer in Sociology, Department of Criminology & Sociology


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Lecturer in Sociology, Department of Criminology & Sociology

Specific Purpose Whole-time Post

(anticipated duration 3 years)

UCC wishes to appoint an experienced academic to the above role in the Department of Sociology and Criminology. Reporting to the Head of Department, the Department of Sociology and Criminology seeks applicants who, can contribute to teaching in the Sociology of Gender, Migration and Ethnicity, Feminist Social Theory and/or Creative Methodologies, as well as contributing to teaching which supports and expands existing specialisations within the Department. The successful candidate will contribute to teaching and research supervision at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and undertake research and publication that will enhance the University's international profile.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https: // The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr Tom Boland, Email: [email protected]

For further information on the Department https: // www.

University College Cork is committed to being a fully inclusive global university which actively recruits, supports and retains colleagues from all sectors of society. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) are core values under our Strategic Plan. UCC holds a Bronze Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advancing equality in higher education. We value diversity as well as celebrate, support and thrive on the contributions of all our employees and the communities they represent. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from everybody, regardless of age, care-giving status, disability, ethnicity, gender and/or gender identity or expression status, nationality, marital status/civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion/creed, and/or sexual orientation. We are committed to supporting all staff through flexible working schemes, family-friendly policies, training and development, and staff networks. We value the enrichment that comes from a diverse community and seek to promote equality, prevent discrimination and protect the human rights of each individual in line with equality legislation. We encourage applicants to consult our Dignity and Respect Policy and learn more about our EDI related initiatives .

Appointment may be made on the Lecturer Below the Bar Salary Scale: €38,662 - €67,426 (Scale B) / €40,689 – €64,159 (Scale A

Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy .

We encourage you to reach out to us directly should you require assistance or reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal (https: // Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to [email protected], quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 30th April 2024.

No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector

Contact Person : Dr Tom Boland Contact Email : [email protected] Job ID : 076111 Contact Number : Close Date : 30-Apr-2024 12:00

Job details


Lecturer in Sociology, Department of Criminology & Sociology


University College Cork




March 29, 2024

Application deadline

April 30, 2024

Job type



Law,Social Science

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