Associate lecturer (education focused) - University of St Andrews

Vacancy Reference Number
Closing Date
22 Oct 2019
£33,797 to £36,914 per annum.
Fixed term: 2 years

Start Date: 1 January 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Fixed Term: 2 years.

We are seeking to appoint an Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) to join our teaching team in the School of Psychology & Neuroscience at the University of St Andrews. This is a fixed-term appointment for two years with a start date of 6 January 2020. The successful candidate will be a scholar committed to the delivery of high-quality teaching within the fields of Biological Psychology, Neuroscience and Public Engagement. They will be a proactive member of the teaching team, playing a role in the delivery of quality teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, to students from a wide range of backgrounds.

Candidates should hold or be near completion of a PhD in psychology, neuroscience, or a cognate discipline. A desire to educate and inform students using a variety of teaching and assessment approaches is essential.

For more information and to apply, please click here. 

Contact Details

Further information and informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Karen Spencer, (email: or Professor Gareth Miles (

Please quote ref: AO1599HM