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Lecturer in Sociology

School of Applied Social Science

Location:  Brighton - Falmer
Salary:  £35,845 to £42,792 per annum
Contract Length: 12 months
Closing Date:  Sunday 07 March 2021
Interview Date:  Monday 15 March 2021
Reference:  HA3126M-21-045

Are you a lecturer who is teaching and research focused in sociology? Then come and join our team with wide-ranging interests across sociology and the social sciences more generally.

We are looking for someone with:

  • A PhD in Sociology (or near completion)
  • Up-to-date, broad-based knowledge of sociology sufficient to teach widely across our undergraduate programme
  • A proven interest in social inequality

This is a full-time, fixed term post for 12 months, to cover a period of maternity leave, starting on the 9th April 2021.

We recognise that there is a lot of uncertainty in the sector at present and full support would be provided for delivering any online teaching. We are a sociable and supportive sociology team who meet regularly online.

Job sharers are welcome to apply

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr James Ormrod at:

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The University is committed to an inclusive environment which embraces equality and diversity in our working, learning, research and teaching environment. We particularly encourage applicants from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) background because the university is underrepresented by BAME staff.

Further information about working for us, as well as the wide range of benefits we offer, can be found in the working with us section of our vacancies page.



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