Cardiff University’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is seeking to appoint up to 18 outstanding individuals at Lecturer level (Grade 7, £40,523 - £46,924 per annum) to complement and extend our research and impact strengths and to provide engaging, innovative and inspirational teaching.

This is an opportunity to join a creative collegiate environment that is internationally recognised for its intellectual capacity and which fosters the highest standard of innovation and excellence in teaching and research.

The post holder will also be part of an ambitious and innovative university with a bold and strategic vision. Cardiff University is built upon a foundation of excellent teaching and research across a broad set of disciplines. Based in a cosmopolitan, thriving capital city, we have a footprint not only in Wales, but nationally and internationally. We were the fastest rising amongst the leading research universities of the Russell Group for our performance in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), climbing 17 places to 5th for quality and 2nd for impact.

Teaching and Research Lectureships available across the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences in:

Cardiff Business School - one of the leading business and management schools in the UK, ranked 6th in the UK for the quality of its research in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework and educating over 3,500 students annually. As the world’s first Public Value Business School, we have a commitment to delivering societal as well as economic value though the undertaking of inter-disciplinary research addressing the grand challenges facing business and organisations.

Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Lecturer in Economics


School of English, Communication and Philosophy

Lecturer in Language and Communication


School of History, Archaeology & Religion

Lectureship in Modern History

Lectureship in Ancient History


School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

3 roles (Ref: 5432BR) for candidates with an established expertise in media, communication or cultural studies research, with the following research fields being of particular interest:

  • Global Media
  • Creative and Cultural Industries
  • Television Studies
  • Public Communication
  • Community Media

Lecturer in Cultural Studies

Lecturer in Media

Lecturer in Communication


School of Law and Politics 2 roles (Ref: 5438BR) for candidates who conduct empirical research on Law and 1 post (Ref: 5439BR) for those who conduct empirical research on Law and Politics. A research agenda on one of the following fields would be advantageous:

  • Law and Politics
  • Law and Society
  • Law and Courts
  • Law and Ethics

Lecturer in Law

Lecturer Politics

If you are looking to join a vibrant, diverse and inspiring community that values and promotes equality of opportunity where all staff can flourish, visit www.Cardiff.ac.uk/jobs and search for the above vacancy numbers.

Salary: £40,523 - £46,924 per annum (Grade 7)
Closing date for all posts: Tuesday, 3 January 2017
Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.
Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity. Our inclusive environment welcomes applications from talented people from diverse backgrounds.