Reader in Psychology

Anglia Ruskin University - Faculty of Science and Technology

About Anglia Ruskin University:

Our vibrant, modern University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally and we have ambitious plans for our future. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investments. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education in the East of England.

About the role:

You’ll be joining the Department of Psychology and contributing to our excellent teaching and world-leading research (REF2014). We are one of six departments in the Faculty of Science and Technology, located on our Cambridge campus. We are a forward-looking department with an enthusiastic approach and a vision that combines commitment to a strong and active research culture with excellence in learning and teaching.

As part of the department you’ll contribute to teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and undertake module assessment and administration duties. You’ll be expected to take a leadership role in supporting the vibrant research culture in the department.

We invite applications from candidates with expertise in any area of psychology which complements and supports our Departmental provision.

You’ll have a PhD in Psychology, previous successful teaching experience, a track record of successful income generation and a strong national or international research profile. We would be particularly interested if you can contribute to teaching and research in the areas of: Mental Health, Clinical Psychology, Psychological Well-being, and Research Methods (quantitative and/or qualitative). You’ll join us as soon as possible after January 2017.

For informal enquiries contact Dr Rachel Cook at

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Please note that interviews are expected to take place on sometime in January 2017.

Guidance Notes: For a list of key requirements please press the apply button below, which will take you to the university's website where you can download the job description and person specification. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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