Lecturer in Human Geography

University of Hull - Geography - School of Environmental Sciences

Campus: Hull
Faculty/Area: Faculty of Science and Engineering

Fixed Term - 36 months

The School of Environmental Sciences, University of Hull, wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Human Geography. Applications are invited for a teaching-specialist post to contribute broadly across the curriculum. The post is open to all areas of human goegraphy, with preferred expertise in environmental geography, along with one or more of historical and cultural geography, cities and globalisation, or development and sustainability. An ability to teach quantitative data analysis and GIS in a human geography context will be an advantage, but is not essential.  

Learning and teaching activities in Geography include BA Geography and a specialist BA Human Geography pathway. In 2016, 80% of our students obtained an upper second class degree or a first, and 95% were in employment 6 months after graduation. Geography programmes are consistently rated highly in the National Student Survey (NSS), and we are committed to maintaining high quality teaching. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic geographer with a passion for teaching.

Please upload a Current CV and Cover Letter and follow the online application. 

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Stuart McLelland (Subject Group Head), s.j.mclelland@hull.ac.uk,  01482 465007, or Julia Affolderbach (Programme Director for BA Geography), j.affolderbach@hull.ac.uk, 01482 465006.

For more information about the subject group please visit http://www2.hull.ac.uk/science/gees.aspx

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The University of Hull is committed to ensuring equality of opportunity in every aspect of our recruitment processes.

Hull will be UK City of Culture in 2017. The University of Hull was part of the City of Culture team throughout the bidding process and remains a key player in Hull’s cultural heritage. The campus will be the venue for City of Culture events, and its alumni, students and staff will be personally involved.

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