Professor or Reader in Health Psychology
Birkbeck College, University of London - Department of Psychological Sciences
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|Placed on:||7th October 2016|
|Closes:||1st December 2016|
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Purpose and Main Duties
We are looking for a new Professor or Reader to join our research intensive Department of Psychological Sciences, ranked in the top 5 in the UK in both the 2014 REF research excellence framework and in RAE2008. We have earmarked health psychology for expansion.
In particular, we wish to consolidate and further strengthen our capacity for mixed methods research. Applications are invited from quantitative health psychologists committed to pursuing mixed methods research in collaboration with our internationally renowned experiential qualitative researchers in the interpretative phenomenological analysis research group. In addition, the successful candidate will be able and expected to pursue their own independent body of research.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate an international capability in research leadership and grant funding as well as being able to contribute to teaching.
About the Department
Further information about the Department can be found at:
Professor: Salary to be negotiated, minimum £61,264 per annum.
Reader: Grade 9 of the college’s London Pay Scale which is £53,361 rising to £59,587 per annum.
The salary quoted is on the College's London Pay Scale which includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the Greater London area.
Please note the initial salary award will be dependent on the skills and experience of the successful applicant.
This post is full time, 35 hours per week (1.0 FTE) and open-ended.
The salary quoted above is on the College's London Pay Scale and includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the Greater London area. The initial salary will be dependent on the skills and experience of the successful applicant. Birkbeck also provides a generous defined benefit pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and other great benefits.
For further information on this opportunity contact Professor Jonathan A Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org
Birkbeck welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. The College is committed to improving the gender and cultural diversity of its workforce, holding an Athena SWAN award, operating the Two Ticks scheme, is a Stonewall Diversity Champion and is working towards the Race Equality Charter Mark.
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