|Salary:||£36,386 to £53,353 per annum|
|Placed On:||20th September 2022|
|Closes:||9th October 2022|
Salary: £36,386 - £53,353 per annum
Contact details: Professor Niall Barr, Niall.firstname.lastname@example.org
The Department of Defence Studies seeks to recruit two Lecturers in Defence Studies on Education & Research contracts. We welcome applications from a broad range of expertise within the field of Security Studies. Any specific research focus may be considered, but preference will be given to candidates with subject matter expertise in the following areas; current and emerging challenges to the international order, including the environment, Russia and China, future war, including artificial intelligence, cyber security and multi-domain integration.
The successful applicants will be based in the Defence Studies Department at the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom in Shrivenham, will undertake high-quality research and support a range of professional military education courses at the postgraduate level.
Successful applicants will teach and supervise students who are serving officers or civil servants in the UK and allied armed forces. There are also opportunities to contribute to the School of Security Studies highly successful open online programmes. Successful candidates will support the planning, organisation and delivery of the Defence Studies Department, and, with departmental mentorship, eventually assume leadership and administrative responsibilities.
Beyond teaching and administrative duties, the successful candidate, upon completion of their probation, will be expected to supervise PhD students. They will commit to undertake high-quality research in their subject area, and publish in recognised journals, with research mentorship offered in support of this activity. The role-holder will further maintain research activities and connections through a portfolio of individual and/or joint research projects and will work to secure external funding as required.
Defence Studies is part of the School of Security Studies and the Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy. Together, we support an inclusive culture and diversity for our staff and students. We are committed to encourage further growth from a diversity of groups, and we look forward to welcoming applicants of all abilities.
Defence Studies is located within the School of Security Studies and the Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy. Together, we support an inclusive culture and diversity for our staff and students. We are committed to encourage further growth from diverse groups, and we look forward to welcoming applicants of all abilities, whom we are able to support with our flexible varied working practices
Further information about the Department and School can be found here:
About the Defence Studies Department: https://www.kcl.ac.uk/dsd
About the School of Security Studies: https://www.kcl.ac.uk/security-studies
Appointments will be made on Education & Research contracts, focused on the delivery of high quality education and research.
Both posts will be offered on full-time, indefinite contracts.
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