Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law

Leeds Beckett University - Leeds Law School

Leeds Beckett University has roots dating back to 1824 and we are one of the largest universities in the UK and one of the largest employers in our city. Our community is made up of people from a range of social and cultural backgrounds and we are proud that our friendliness, warm welcome, and professionalism are consistently commented on by our colleagues and students as well as guests at events such as open days, graduation ceremonies, and guest lectures. We achieved Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

Leeds Law School has been teaching law since 1924 and provides a full range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and professional courses. We have a long track record of achievement and ensuring student success. In all our activities we ensure excellence in teaching and learning and student experience.

We are investing in our academic provision and wish to appoint two inspiring and enthusiastic individuals to join our team at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level. We expect all of our staff to contribute to our provision and help deliver a high-quality student experience.

The successful candidates will be expected to teach on both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and ideally should have experience of teaching at least one of the foundation subjects.

Ideally, the candidates will be research active. Much of our research currently clusters around 2 research groups: Applied Legal Education Research and International Law, Human Rights and Security.

Occasional overseas travel may be required.

If you would like to discuss this post informally contact Deveral Capps, the Dean of Leeds Law School (0113 812 6085); Melissa Askew, the Head of Law (0113 812 6422); or by email at law@leedsbeckett.ac.uk.

Information about Leeds Law School can be found at http://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/leeds-law-school.

Closing date: 8th May (11.59pm). Please note that you will not be able to edit or submit a part-completed application form after the closing date.

Please indicate clearly on your application whether you are applying for the post at either a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level.

Interviews are likely to take place in mid-June 2018.

For further information and to apply please visit: http://ow.ly/DhlY30jqZzg.

Working at Leeds Law School means you’ll also have access to a wide range of benefits including our generous pension schemes, excellent holiday entitlements, flexible working, reduced study fees, subsidised fitness facilities, and a lot more.

We welcome applications from all individuals and particularly from black and minority ethnic candidates as members of these groups are currently under-represented at this level of post. All appointments will be based on merit.

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