Lecturer in Sociology
University of Sussex Department of Sociology
United Kingdom

Lecturer in Sociology (Education and Scholarship) 

School/department: Law, Politics and Sociology, SociologyHours: Full time.  Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term for 12 months 
Reference: 6232Salary: starting at £33,797 to £44,045 per annumPlaced on: 7 July 2021 Closing date:  12 August 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.Expected interview date: TBC 2021 Expected start date: 01 September 2021

Job description

The Department of Sociology is looking for a committed and reliable academic to join our team as a Lecturer.The successful candidate will contribute to teaching on our core courses, including (but not limited to) helping to deliver core undergraduate sociology teaching.The successful candidate will be on our new unified academic pathway and will have a focus on education and scholarship.As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.As we currently have an under-representation in the Department of a number of groups – in particular BAME and LGBTQ+ we would particularly welcome applications from people who are members of these groups. All appointments will be made on merit.Please contact Professor Dean Wilson, Head of Sociology, at dean.wilson@sussex.ac.ukfor informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Download job description and person specification Re 6232 [PDF 127.72KB]

Visa Sponsorship Queries: If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role, you can find further information on our Visa page or contact HRCompliance@sussex.ac.uk to discuss your personal circumstances and whether you meet the criteria.

How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to lpsrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk  

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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