|Location:||Kingston upon Thames|
|Salary:||£41,131 to £44,694|
|Placed On:||17th March 2023|
|Closes:||11th April 2023|
This is an exciting opportunity at the heart of the Department of Applied and Human Sciences for a Lecturer.
You will plan, deliver and assess across a range of Forensic Science modules L3-L7; which will include leading on topics related to DNA profiling and/or crime scene investigation, while supporting research methods and project supervision.
You will join a close-knit group of academics who are behind a varied programme of pedagogically led teaching, laboratory practicals, workshops, seminars and forward-thinking approaches to teaching and learning.
In addition to core Forensic Science concepts, you will offer training in laboratory skills using a variety of technologies and approaches to deliver high-quality training in DNA profiling that can be translated into real-world skills. Working side-by-side with talented colleagues you will be expected to contribute to duties related to course administration, as well as share knowledge and expertise through professional consultancy.
You will hold a PhD in Molecular Biology (or a closely related area) and a BSc in Forensic Science (or closely related subject). Applicants with extensive casework experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply.
A successful record of research and/or casework expertise in Forensic Science is desirable. You will use your experience of Forensic Science to promote integrated professional practice across everything you do. . Research is naturally a key part of our make-up and you are encouraged to undertake your own research challenges, developing proposals to producing outputs for publication.
Applicants will be required to demonstrate that they meet the Kingston University standards in learning and teaching, and research. By the end of the probation period, you must have achieved the relevant level of UKPSF recognition (if this has not already been obtained).
For those new to teaching, this will be through our accredited Introduction to Learning and Teaching and for those experienced in teaching, through our Kingston Academic Practice Standards Framework.
This is a full time permanent role with a starting salary of £41,131 per annum.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 27th April 2023.
For informal enquiries please contact Dr Owen Spendiff, Head of Department of Applied Human Sciences.
Bring your true self, expertise, and passion to Kingston where we are continuing to strive to build a university where authentic inclusion and belonging is at its heart. Every one of our staff and students’ identities, backgrounds and diverse experiences makes us who we are - so harness and embrace yours by applying today. We welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+ communities and those with disabilities.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required, this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
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