Population, Health & Wellbeing
Location: Highfield Campus
Salary: £30,728 to £45,053
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date: Friday 25 July 2014
Interview Date: To be confirmed
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding applicant for a Lectureship in human geography. We invite applications from human geographers whose research interests complement those of our Population, Health and Wellbeing (PHeW) research group. We would especially welcome those with research interests in geographies of care; wellbeing; social geography and inequality.
Be a part of the University of Southampton, an institution in the top 1% of world Universities and one of the UK’s top 15 research intensive universities. We have an international reputation for research, teaching and enterprise activities.
You will work in Geography and Environment, a leading international centre for geographical research. Its expertise in human geography is specialised in economic, population and health geography and focuses on questions of national and international significance.
You will be able to deliver excellent undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and will contribute to and help develop our teaching programme and undertake research in line with the Unit’s research strategy.
You will have a PhD in Geography or a related field (or equivalent professional qualifications), an emerging profile of academic publications and the ability to win external research funding. Undergraduate teaching experience would be advantageous.
The post is tenable from 26 January 2015 (i.e., the start of the second semester of Southampton’s 2014/15 academic year).
Informal enquiries may be made to Professor David Martin (Head of PHeW), email@example.com(0044) (0) 2380 8059 2215 or Professor Stephen Darby (Head of Department) S.E.Darby@southampton.ac.uk(0044) (0)2380 593779.
The closing date for this vacancy is 25 July 2014.