Senior Lecturer/Reader in Education (Global/Future Challenges)
Job number: ACAD103959
Division/School: School of Education
Contract type: Open Ended
Working pattern: Full time
Salary: £51,630 - £58,089 per annum
Closing date for applications: 29th May 2019
The School of Education is seeking to appoint a full time Senior Lecturer/Reader who can demonstrate intellectual leadership and interdisciplinary collaboration in addressing complex educational questions posed by emerging global challenges.
Examples of such global challenges include educational scholarship in areas relating to: climate change, population ageing, urbanisation and migration, mental health issues, democratic crises or dynamics of sociotechnical change, including artificial intelligence and automation.
The successful candidate will be expected to engage with and contribute to the intellectual life of the School.
They will have an established international reputation for their research. We welcome applications from candidates who have interests that complement our existing research strengths.
Candidates who can clearly articulate how their research and teaching interrelate are of particular interest to us, as are those who bring methodological innovation.
This is a key appointment and represents a fantastic opportunity to shape the development of our research environment and teaching and learning culture in the school. We are therefore looking for recent and relevant experience of research and teaching leadership.
The post is open ended, full time and available from 1 August 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 29 May 2019. It is expected that the final selection process will be held as soon as possible following the closing date.
For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Bruce Macfarlane, Head of School, University of Bristol School of Education (e-mail: email@example.com or tel: +44 (0)117 331 4314).
The School of Education is expanding and making major investment within the field of Education and is seeking to appoint a number of outstanding individuals at Senior Teaching Associate level.
For information on these positions, see job number/s ACAD103958 and ACAD103960.
To apply please visit our website at http://www.bris.ac.uk/jobs enter the vacancy number into the job search and follow the link to the on line application process.
We appreciate and value difference, seeking to attract, develop and retain a diverse mix of talented people that will contribute to the overall success of Bristol and help maintain our position as one of the world’s leading universities.