The University is seeking to appoint an Associate Professor in Human Geography, to commence from 1 January 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment is to a post held jointly by the Department for Continuing Education and the School of Geography and the Environment. The postholder will benefit from a Fellowship at Kellogg College, including rights of Common Table, free access to College and Guest Night dinners and all relevant social facilities, and an academic allowance of approximately £1,000 p.a.
You will have expertise in climate change and sustainable urban development, hold a doctorate relevant to urban studies, be an effective teacher at all levels of university education, and be capable of supervising doctoral research students. You will possess a proven record of research and publication (preferably relating to environmental sustainability and climate change), including research grant activity and academic leadership.
There will be the opportunity to contribute to further development of the research and teaching of the Sustainable Urban Development programme.
The Department for Continuing Education is the leading Continuing Education department in the UK. Committed to public engagement, the Department is multidisciplinary and encourages interdisciplinary teaching and research. The School of Geography and the Environment is internationally recognised for the quality of its teaching, research and wider engagement. In addition to world leading education and research, the School hosts three internationally recognised research centres and leads cross-university initiatives and collaborative networks.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 1 October 2018. Interviews are expected to take place on 30 October 2018.