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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader – Critical Global Geographies

Employer
University of Glasgow, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences
Location
Glasgow City (GB),Scotland
Salary
Grade 7/8/9, £39,347 - £44,263 / £48,350 - £56,021 /£57,696 - £64,914 per annum
Closing date
Mar 17, 2024

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader – Critical Global Geographies

Vacancy Reference: 139408

Salary: Grade 7/8/9, £39,347 - £44,263 / £48,350 - £56,021 /£57,696 - £64,914 per annum.

This post is fulltime and offered on an open-ended basis.

The School of Geographical and Earth Sciences (GES) at the University of Glasgow, announces the opening of three academic positions (Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader; open-ended contracts) as part of a new cluster hire in Stressed Environments and Communities. The cluster will build upon the school’s expertise that collectively examines how environments and communities become stressed and the geomorphic, ecological, human, and global consequences of this stress.

The chosen candidates are expected to develop internationally visible and funded research programs. We are particularly interested in candidates who can bridge disciplines in the school and investigate processes between human and physical geography or ecology and environmental science.

The candidates are expected to link their research to existing school strengths in Earth System Science and/or Critical Human Geography, as well as one or more University units such as the Centre for Sustainable Solutions, Centre for Data Science and AI, the Centre for the Isotope Sciences (SUERC), the Glasgow Computational Engineering Centre, Glasgow Refugee, Asylum and Migration NETwork (GRAMNET), and the Glasgow Center for International Development (GCID).

For position:

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader – Critical Global Geographies

To carry out research and scholarship in ways relevant (but not limited to) to the School of Geographical and Earth Sciences (GES) human geography thematic priority areas of ‘stressed environments and communities’, ‘spatial politics and practice’ or ‘creative geohumanities’.

We are particularly interested in candidates who can bridge between human geography and other disciplines within the school.

The post holder will deliver an excellent student experience through innovative teaching and assessment as well as contribute to management and administration. Teaching contributions will be in the broad areas of an undergraduate course(s) in human geography, field trips and in the candidate’s area of research expertise at the post-graduate level.  At Grades 8 or 9, demonstrated leadership, external funding, and contributions to academic and strategic management.

For information on the all cluster hires, please visit https://www.gla.ac.uk/explore/jobs/appointments/lsreader_ges

For information on the University of Glasgow’s, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, please visit https://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/ges/

Closing date: 15th March 2024

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

 

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