Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology FEHHS Human Sciences: Psychology & Counselling Location: Greenwich Campus
Salary: £44,263 to £54,395 plus £4069 London weighting per annum Contract Type: Permanent Release Date: Friday 17 November 2023 Closing Date: Friday 15 December 2023 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 4210
Following successful recruitment of several new lecturers in Psychology this academic year, we are pleased to be able to offer a further one for a Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology.
The School of Human Sciences is located in the fantastic Dreadnought building on the World Heritage site at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich. We are looking to appoint a dynamic and engaged colleague to help grow and develop the School. In particular, we are looking for a motivated individual to make a significant contribution to our new Master's degree in Forensic Psychology. This will consolidate and extend our existing provision in, for example, our accredited BSc H Psychology programme.
You will be joining a School and Faculty that is building a strong interdisciplinary and cross-professional approach to solving the grand challenges facing society. We are looking for colleagues who will have a commitment to maintaining and building the University's excellence in teaching and learning, and who are doing research that has the potential for significant long-term academic and societal impact.
We are looking to recruit individuals with a strong and developing track record of research who, can demonstrate commitment to teaching excellence and innovation. Candidates would be expected to have a PhD and a developing profile of international-quality publications, together with appropriate experience of teaching in the HE sector for this level.
We are interested in receiving applications for those interested in different work patterns, including that of job-share, part-time working, or other such flexible working arrangements.
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Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology
University of Greenwich
November 18, 2023
December 15, 2023
About the employer
The University of Greenwich was established in 1890 at Woolwich Polytechnic and received its first CGLI certificate in 1892. In 1992, the institution gained the status of a university and was renamed as the University of Greenwich. Over the years, the university has made its place among the top academic institutions in the world. It has gained the accreditations of many prestigious organizations like CIPD, APS, and AMBA.
Notably, the University of Greenwich has three campuses. Two of these campuses, Avery Hill Campus and Greenwich Campus, are located in London while the third campus, Medway Campus, is located in Kent, England. The Greenwich campus is the university's home campus and has the Stock well Street Building that houses TV and film studios, a library, and high-tech editing suites. Also, the social and teaching spaces of the campus are located in the £25-million Dreadnought Building. The Avery Hill campus has excellent sports and teaching facilities with four clinical skills labs, two weather-proof sports pitches, a sports hall, a huge lecture theatre, and a gym. The Medway campus has many study facilities like an 8,000-m2 lab, the Drill Hall Library, residential facilities, and a student hub.
The university offers many undergraduate- and postgraduate-level programmes in various fields like accounting, finance, architecture, science, business, management, engineering, arts, English, social science, history, law, marketing, nursing, pharmacy, and psychology. And, the university offers these courses through its Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities, Faculty of Business School, Faculty of Education and Health, and Faculty of Engineering and Science. The university has alliances with many regional and international academic institutions to provide students with facilities like student exchange and study abroad programmes. Further, the university's industrial placement scheme is available to help students get suitable jobs.
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