Lecturer in Psychology (Education only)
City, University of London - Department of Psychology
United Kingdom


City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 20,000 students (35% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026. Founded in 1894, City is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences is an internationally excellent centre of research and learning on the human condition in all its dimensions. It is a large and vibrant School with around 3,000 students (one third postgraduate) and over 250 staff in seven Departments: Economics, English, International Politics, Journalism, Music, Sociology and Psychology. The School aims to attract outstanding members of academic staff who will produce world-leading and internationally excellent research of benefit to society; provide innovative and exciting programmes of study; and enrich the lives and enhance the career prospects of its students

The Department of Psychology is a leading centre of research and undergraduate and postgraduate education. It is ranked in the top 100 in the world and top 15 in the UK according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018. Students learn from and work with leading academics and skilled practitioners and have consistently high student satisfaction. In REF2014 the Department returned 28 FTE (over 30 individual members of staff) and 67% of its research was rated world-leading or internationally excellent.


The Department is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic to an Education Lectureship in Psychology.

The appointed Lecturer will deliver excellent education and supervise students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; and will contribute fully to the life and work of the Department, School and University. The role includes providing education on statistical and research techniques, attending laboratory sessions, coordinating demonstrators and providing support across undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have experience in providing education in research methods and statistics; a commitment to the delivery of high quality and innovative education; the ability to inspire others and develop learning communities; demonstrable leadership experience; and a proven ability to lead successful bids for internal and external funding for educational activities.

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Additional Information

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date for applications: 11:59pm 2nd September 2019 

Interviews are scheduled for 19th September 2019

For an informal discussion, please contact Prof Emmanuel Pothos Emmanuel.pothos1@city.ac.uk

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity

Academic excellence for business and the professions

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