Lecturer (Teaching & Research)

Bangor University - College of Human Sciences - School of Psychology

We invite applications for the above appointment in the School of Psychology.

We are a highly renowned research-driven School with a sustained track record of excellence in research, teaching and impact. The appointee will have an appropriate early-career track record in research and teaching in psychology and will conduct cutting-edge research in any area congruent with our existing strengths. We are particularly interested in applicants working at the translational boundaries between psychology, neuroscience, and well-being including rehabilitation, and also working in applied settings to meet societal challenges across the lifespan. Teaching requirements of this post are light by UK standards and will be expected to be closely related to the appointee’s research specialism. The appointment is permanent, subject to successful probation.

Bangor's Psychology department is one of the largest and oldest Psychology Departments in the UK. Not only is it ranked in the top twenty for research by the Research Exercise Framework 2014 and consistently ranked in the top ten by the National Student Survey, but it is also one of few UK Departments ranked in the top twenty for 'Student Satisfaction', 'Research Quality' and 'Graduate Prospects' by The Times League Table. The School ranks in the top 10 in terms of overseas student numbers and has staff from over 15 different countries. Bangor University is the only university in Wales to achieve Gold in the recent Teaching Excellence Framework. Our research is supported by a state-of-the-art research environment. In the cognitive and clinical domains, this includes an in-house research-dedicated Phillips 3T MRI, supporting fMRI, MRS and DTI; multiple eye-tracking labs; high-density EEG systems; and MRI-guided stimulation techniques including TMS and tDCS.

The University is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, situated on the north Wales coast between the mountains of Snowdonia and the sea, making it one of the most attractive university cities in the UK. Bangor University is proud of its Welsh heritage, yet it is also renowned for its approach to internationalisation and is ranked as one of the 100 most international universities in the world by the Times Higher Education.

The successful candidate will possess a PhD in psychology or other relevant subject. The post will be available from September 1st, 2018.

Applications will only be accepted via our on-line recruitment website, jobs.bangor.ac.uk. However, in cases of access issues due to disability, paper application forms are available by telephoning 01248 383865.

Closing date for applications: Monday 14th May, 2018.

Committed To Equal Opportunities

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