Lecturer (Teaching Focused)

Royal Holloway, University of London - Department of Psychology

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer (Teaching Focused) in the Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London. This post-holder will contribute to the delivery of high-quality teaching and pastoral care, to leadership and innovation in curriculum development, and to the provision of an outstanding student experience. The post-holder will also contribute to the administration of teaching, and to recruitment, employability, and outreach activities. We are particularly looking for someone who can contribute to our undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and project supervision in the area of psychological disorders.

The successful applicant will hold a PhD or a Clinical Doctorate, and have professional recognition (e.g., HCPC or BACP). S/he will also have the ability to teach clinical psychology at the UG and PG levels, and will demonstrate the high degree of scholarship needed to engage students in a fast-moving discipline.

We offer a dynamic and supportive environment, in an internationally recognized department that ranks among the best in the United Kingdom for research (6th in REF 2014) and teaching (90% of students satisfied with the quality of their course in NSS 2016). Royal Holloway, University of London was recently awarded Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework. In the Department of Psychology we offer a host of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, including our highly-respected DClinPsy programme, and strive for excellence in all that we do.  

The Department has a strong commitment to research inspired teaching, and there is a high level of support for teaching both within the Department and across RHUL. Our staff and students have access to a wide range of state-of-the-art facilities available, such as MRI, EEG, TMS, eye trackers, cognitive behavioural testing suites, social, clinical, and infant observation labs. It also has strong links with external organisations including hospitals, schools, as well as government, industrial, and charity organisations. The College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus based in Egham, Surrey that is close to both Central London and Heathrow Airport, and that is undergoing major investment to provide outstanding facilities for the future.

Information about our existing research and teaching programmes can be found at http://www.rhul.ac.uk/psychology/home.aspx ).

This post is available from September 11, 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter. Informal enquiries regarding this post can be directed to Director of the MSc in Clinical Psychology Dr Dawn Watling (Dawn.Watling@rhul.ac.uk).

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit https://jobs.royalholloway.ac.uk. The Human Resources Department can be contacted with queries by email at: recruitment@rhul.ac.uk

Please quote the reference: 0717-291

Closing Date: Midnight, 25th August 2017

Interview Date: 8th September 2017

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