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Lecturer in Forensic Investigation (A/B)


Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £22,793 to £24,897 salary shown is per annum pro rata (0.5 FTE)
Fixed Term Contract until 04/07/2025
Post Type:  Part Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Monday 29 July 2024
Interview Date:  See advert
Reference:  032124

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The role

This is an exciting opportunity to join the department of Sociology, to have significant input to the teaching on the BSc (Hons) Criminology with Forensic Investigation.  We are seeking an individual to assist with curriculum development and delivery across a range of modules at level 4 and 5 focusing on forensic investigation, evidence analysis and policing. Other topics may be taught depending on the expertise of the applicant. There will be associated module administration such as assessment, marking and feedback.  The role also involves acting as a personal tutor to undergraduate students. 

About you

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to help develop the Forensic Investigation provision within the department.  We would particularly welcome candidates who have knowledge of forensic investigation, analytical methods or experience in a related professional setting, who understand the importance of providing students with an excellent learning experience.

How to apply

This position is being offered at Lecturer (A) or Lecturer (B) depending on experience. Deadline for applications is Monday 29th July 2024. We aim to interview candidates on the 6th or 9th August 2024. For informal inquiries please contact either Associate Professor Claire Rhodes who is the programme director for BSc (Hons) Criminology with Forensic Investigation or Professor Andrew King who is the Head of Department of Sociology. 

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In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate , flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.






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