Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Job Title: Senior Lecturer in Psychology
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Starting from £46,487 pa inclusive of London Weighting
Contact Name: Dr Claire Marshall
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Job Published: May 14, 2021 16:59

Job Description

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Location: Stratford Campus

Salary: Starting at £46,487 per annum inclusive of London Weighting

Post Type:  Permanent. Full time, part time and job share applications will be considered.

Closing Date: Friday 11 June 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Lecturer to join our well-established Professional Doctorate Counselling Psychology, which is characterised by its long tradition and reputation in high quality professional training.

The School of Psychology at the University of East London is one of the largest in the UK and has a long-standing leading position in the provision of undergraduate and postgraduate professional training spanning from traditional specialisms to new and pioneering pathways into psychological practice. This is complemented by a strong research profile, commitment to research informed teaching and to promoting a culture of scholarly activities across the academic year. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) the school was ranked joint first in the UK for impact of research showcasing our academic expertise and its real-world relevance.

As Senior Lecturer, you will make a substantial contribution to teaching, training and applied research activities alongside associated administrative tasks. You will also take the role of research coordinator for the research component of the doctoral programme in Counselling Psychology.

You will have a degree in Psychology conferring eligibility for Graduate Basis for Chartership with the British Psychological Society and a Doctorate or PhD in Psychology or relevant discipline. You will be able to deliver high quality research supervision to Counselling Psychologists in training.

Applicants interested to work less than full-time or to job share (with a commitment of minimum 2 days a week with us) are welcome to apply.

The University of East London is a vibrant and diverse university located in Stratford and Docklands. We are implementing our Vision 2028 strategy, to transform our curriculum and partnerships to make a positive difference to student, graduate and community success. Our goal is to become the leading careers-focused, enterprising university in the UK, one which both prepares our students for the jobs of the future and provides the innovation to drive that future sustainably and inclusively.

For any information about this post please contact the Interim Programme Director of the Professional Doctorate in Counselling Psychology Dr Claire Marshall at or +44 (0) 20 8223 4680.