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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Psychology of Language

The University of Edinburgh - Psychology

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: see advert
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 6th December 2018
Closes: 17th January 2019
Job Ref: 046276

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking appoint a full time (35 hours per week), open ended Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Psychology of Language to our Psychology department.

The post holder will contribute distinguished teaching, research, public impact, and leadership in the field of psychology of language.

It is essential that the successful candidate present a research profile, in both experience to date and in future potential, which is at the forefront of the area of activity, relative to career stage.

He/she will demonstrate experience, achievement and outstanding potential reflected in a growing personal teaching, supervisory and public-impact portfolio

The post holder will also be expected to play a full part in the collegial life of the Subject Area/School.

There is an opportunity for appointment at senior lecturer level, for which the post holder will be expected to have demonstrated leadership experience and to contribute actively to the management of the subject area


£40,792 - £48,677 per annum (Lectureship)

£51,630 - £58,089 per annum (Senior Lectureship)

Closing date: 5pm (GMT) 17th January 2019.

Interviews are anticipated to take place in March 2019. We aim to contact shortlisted candidates at least two weeks in advance.

The role is anticipated to start in July/August 2019.

Short-listed candidates will be required to give two presentations on their research and teaching to the department as well as an interview panel process as part of a two day recruitment process. A full timetable will be issued in advance.

The department particularly welcomes applications from candidates belonging to groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the subject, including, but not limited to, women and ethnic minorities.

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The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.

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