Assistant Professor (3 Posts)

University of Nottingham - Geography

Location: University Park
Salary: £35,550 to £47,722 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance
Interview Date: Wednesday 07 March 2018

The School of Geography at the University of Nottingham is committed to being a globally leading centre for the creation, dissemination, and application of geographical knowledge and understanding. As part of this commitment, the School is delighted to announce four job vacancies at Associate Professor and Assistant Professor (Research and Teaching) level. Applications from appropriately qualified candidates are welcomed across the following broad areas: 

Environmental Humanities 

Medical/Health Geography 

Urban Economy and Consumption 

The Digital Economy and Big Data

Climate Risk 


Sustainability Science 

Environmental Decision-Making and Stewardship 

Assistant Professors will be expected to generate new intellectual understanding and to apply for external funding to enable development of new and independent research. The successful candidates will also be expected to contribute to teaching at all levels within the School, including lectures, tutorials and the supervision of dissertations and projectwork. A range of administrative duties to support the operation of the School will also be undertaken.

Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent in a relevant subject area or equivalent extensive professional/research experience along with teaching experience in their field. It is essential that applicants have an extensive track record of high quality published research.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to supply samples of their publications.

These full-time, permanent posts are available from 1 September 2018. Job share arrangements may be considered for these posts.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Matthew Smallman-Raynor, Head of School. tel: 0115 951 5427, or Email: Please note that applications sent directly to this Email address will not be accepted.

Further details:

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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