Lecturer in Penology
University of Cambridge Institute of Criminology
United Kingdom

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years.

The Institute of Criminology seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Penology to replace the majority of Professor Alison Liebling's duties whilst she holds a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship. This is a full time, three year fixed term (1 Oct 2020 - 30 Sept 2022) position. Duties will include teaching on MPhil, MSt and Undergraduate programmes, examining and assessing essays, supervising MPhil, MSt and PhD students, leading 'Measuring the Quality of Prison Life Plus' (MQPL+) exercises in prisons, and coordinating other research projects. The post will involve some deputising (for example attending meetings and attending to contractual matters relating to HMPPS).

Candidates for this post must have a PhD in a related subject, experience of leading prisons research, and a track record in securing research funding. He or she will also have well developed research and data analysis skills, relevant teaching experience, and excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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Interviews are likely to be held on 1st September 2020

Informal enquiries can be directed to HRCoordinator@crim.cam.ac.uk or by calling 01223 335383.

Please quote reference JL23305 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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