Unit : Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) Salary : £36,914 to £40,322 Location : Milton Keynes Please quote reference : 17468 Fixed Term – 2 years, Full Time (This post is advertised as a full-time position. However, part time hours to a minimum of 30 hours per week could be considered where a case for effective time management can be made) Closing Date : 14 September, 2020 - 12:00
Change your career, change lives
The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.
Do you want to be part of a vibrant team of criminologists?
Do you want to work as part of a team, conducting innovative research and working at the forefront of teaching and learning in criminology?
We welcome applicants with any area of expertise in crime, harm or criminalisation. A PhD or near PhD completion is essential. The role is designed for inexperienced or newly qualified Lecturers and will involve contributing to the development of new Criminology curriculum in the Department of Social Policy and Criminology within the School of Social Sciences and Global Studies. You will be joining an expanding subject area in terms of curriculum, student numbers and overall contribution to the School, Faculty and University. Please visit our discipline page for more information on the Department of Social Policy and Criminology http://fass.open.ac.uk/social-policy-criminology
The duties of the role will include:
· Contributing to the Teaching and Learning Criminology and Inter-disciplinary areas.
· Being involved in the department’s research and REF submission.
· Carrying out departmental business as directed by the Head of Department.
What you get in return
Benefits include a supportive and friendly working environment, 33 days holiday per annum pro rata plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days and an attractive pension proposition.
How to apply
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Closing date: Noon on 14 September 2020.
Interview date: 22 October 2020.
Please note: If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of the application closing date, please assume that on this occasion you have not been selected for interview, however we thank you for your interest in The Open University and encourage you to apply for future positions.
Access details for disabled applicants are available from the Resourcing Hub, telephone: 01908 655544, or email Resourcing-Hub@open.ac.uk, quoting vacancy reference 17468.
We value diversity and we recognise that different people bring different perspectives, ideas, knowledge and culture, and that this difference brings great strength. Applications from candidates with protected characteristics are welcomed.
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Posting Date : 23 July, 2020 - 09:00
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