Senior Lecturer

Vacancy Reference Number
Closing Date
20 May 2021
£51,034 to £59,135
University of Birmingham

Job Details

Contribute at a senior level on a sustained basis to research, teaching, leadership and administration with the Institute of Mental Health and the School of Psychology Research is likely to involve an established national and developing international reputation through significant original research work and a clear record of impact. Teaching is likely to include: (a) contributions to teaching and programme development/coordination on the new MSc Mental Health programme and on other programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level; and (b) enhancement of the student experience and employability that is of manifest benefit to the College and University. Management and administration is likely to include School leadership and management activity with University-wide involvement that may include sustained high value impact knowledge transfer, enterprise, business engagement, public engagement and similar activities that are of manifest benefit to the College and University.   

Person Criteria

  • Specialist knowledge of mental health research;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Interdisciplinary expertise and/or a willingness to develop interdisciplinary research and teaching programmes;
  • A higher degree relevant to the research/teaching area (usually PhD);
  • Demonstrated competence in Research; Learning and Teaching; and Management and Administration; and excellence in at least two of these areas;
  • Successful and sustained supervision of doctoral students to completion;
  • Commitment to the development of a new or existing research theme that will fully complement/strengthen existing research in the IMH;
  • Experience in collaborative research projects;
  • Substantial and sustained research income generation;

How to Apply

Contact Details

Profressor Edward Wilding or/and Professor Matthew Broome