Reader/ Professor in Psychology

Job Title: Reader/ Professor in Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Winchester
Salary: £52,000 - £62,000
Reference: HSS-J34
Contact Name: Julie Hampton
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 05, 2018 09:41

Job Description

Reader/Professor in Psychology

£52,132 to £59,950 per annum (Reader)

£58,655 to £62,843 per annum (Professor)

Full time, 1.0fte

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is seeking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic Reader or Professor (Research) in Psychology to join the expanding team of academic staff in the Psychology Department.  This is an exciting time to be joining the Department as we build on our successful student recruitment and growing research presence.

The Psychology Department currently offers an established portfolio of British Psychological Society accredited undergraduate programmes and an MSc in Forensic Psychology. We have research strengths in the areas of Forensic and Investigative Psychology; Brain and Cognition; Health, Work and Well-Being; Childhood and Youth Psychology; and Culture, Identity and Politics. We also have a number of PhD students engaged in these areas.

We invite excellent applicants from all areas of Psychology who would be able to contribute to specialist knowledge in one or more of the BPS core areas of Psychology and the Psychology Department’s research and knowledge exchange activities. 

It is expected that the candidate will take up post as soon as possible, ideally by 2nd April 2018 but could be later by negotiation.

One of our core values is ‘individuals matter’. As an employee at the University of Winchester, we are committed to your wellbeing and development. You will have access to a wide range of benefits and support including complimentary access to the GetActive initiative, comprehensive staff development programme, generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme. Further details can be found on our website.  Post No: HSS-J34

Closing Date: 12 February 2018

Interview Date: 6 March 2018

Applications should be made online at Please note that posts close at midnight on the date stated. Late applications will not be accepted.

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