Lecturer in Education

Keele University - School of Social Science and Public Policy

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience.  With a turnover in excess of £134 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research.  Further information can be found at http://www.keele.ac.uk

This post represents an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a team of staff in Keele University’s School of Social Science and Public Policy, which is one of five Schools in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. The School is strongly committed to interdisciplinary research that enhances social inclusion. 

Applications are invited for a Lecturer in Education post which is available from 3rd January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. You will be expected to make a strong contribution to education research and inter-disciplinary research across the School. Key responsibilities will be to contribute to: Undergraduate Education, Masters in Education, Professional Doctorate (EdD) programmes, and in time to take a leading role in one of these programmes. 

We welcome applications from candidates with expertise in Education Policy and Politics, Social Justice, Childhood/Youth and Inclusive Education. A teaching qualification, experience working in schools and/or a background in educational psychology would be an advantage, as would experience developing and managing programmes in a higher education context.

Potential candidates will be expected to hold a PhD or equivalent, be research active, and have excellent administrative and teaching skills. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Farzana Shain, email: f.shain@keele.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)1782 733118 or Dr Aneta Hayes, email: a.m.hayes@keele.ac.uk, Tel: +44(0)1782 733556

For full post details please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies

Keele University strives to ensure that its workforce is representative of broader society and therefore actively welcomes applications from under-represented groups, including women and people of Black, Asian and/or minority ethnic heritage, for this role.

Keele University employees wishing to apply should login to Employee Self Service and click on the 'View current vacancies' link.

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