Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences School of Education & Sociology
Senior Lecturer in Sociology (Black Studies & Intersectionality)
Employment type: Permanent Employment basis: Full-time Salary: £40,322 - £49,553 per annum Post number: ZZ601808 Date published: 22 February 2021 Closing date: 21 March 2021
Interview date: 29 March 2021
The University of Portsmouth is a dynamic and ambitious institution with a track record of success. One of only four universities in the south east of England to achieve a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework and ranked in the top 150 in the Times Higher Young University World Rankings.
The School of Education and Sociology is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Sociology with a strong commitment to high quality research and teaching. The School is looking for an enthusiastic and talented individual who can demonstrate research expertise and output that is aligned to our strategic priorities.
The successful candidate will be research active and student-centred. They will contribute to the School’s research culture producing high-quality publications, and will be expected to be enterable to the next iteration of the Research Excellence Framework exercise. They will contribute to a range of core Sociology undergraduate modules with a theoretical, topical, and/or methodological focus, and will offer expertise in Black Studies and Intersectionality.
Applicants should see the further particulars for the job description and person specification and can seek informal advice from Dr Catherine Carroll-Meehan, Head of School.
As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons and all appointments will be made on merit. As we are committed to the principles of the Race Equality Charter Mark, we would particularly welcome applications from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community who are currently under-represented at this level in this area.
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