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Lecturer in Criminology

Reference:  FA0279
Campus:  Hull
Faculty/Area:  Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education
School/Department:  Department of Criminology and Sociology
Subject Group/Team:  Criminology
Salary:  £34,189 to £39,609 per annum
Temporary appointment for 12 months
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  Sunday 16 June 2019
Interview Date:  Friday 05 July 2019

Applicants are required to submit a current CV and covering letter outlining how their qualifications and experience meet the Person Specification in the Job Description below

The University of Hull is seeking to appoint a Lecturer (Band 7) to support the teaching and learning and research in the Department of Criminology & Sociology. This post is to cover the duties of a member of staff in receipt of a Leverhulme Fellowship, it is therefore a temporary post for approximately 12 months from September 2019.

Based in the Department of Criminology and Sociology, our warm and supportive Criminology team deliver a range of undergraduate degrees in Criminology and a postgraduate programme, MA Crime Control and Criminal Justice. We have expertise across the discipline in areas that include violence, history of crime, supervision of offenders, victimisation, surveillance, sex work and organised crime. We work with research partners across the University and we have excellent links with local, national and international criminal justice organisations and practitioners. These links present many exciting opportunities for applied research and innovation.

We welcome applications with expertise in any area of criminology and criminal justice, we are particularly keen to appoint a colleague who can contribute to teaching broadly in the area of punishment and criminal justice to capitalise on our teaching, research and impact links in this area. The successful applicant should have a PhD in a relevant discipline (or be near to submission) or possess substantial equivalent experience in criminal justice.

We are particularly keen to appoint new colleagues who can capitalise on our strong local and national links in criminal justice, but we encourage applications from motivated researchers in any area of criminology who complement or add to our existing expertise.

To discuss this role informally, please contact Dr Ruth Butler, Tel: 01482 465788, Email: or Dr Nicola O'Leary, Tel: 01482 465741; Email: 

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The closing date for this job vacancy has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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