University of Glasgow
Reader / Professor in Human Geography
Vacancy Reference: 026864
For Reader the salary will be on the Research and Teaching Grade level 9 : £51,630- £58,089
The salary at Professorial level will be negotiable.
The School of Geographical and Earth Sciences seeks to appoint a Reader / Professor in the area of Human Geography who will complement and extend the current thematic priorities of the Human Geography Research Group and lead activities across the school. The appointee with be expected to engage in high-quality research, actively contribute to teaching, and undertake relevant administration within the School of Geographical and Earth Sciences.
The School has an international reputation in Human Geography and wants to expand its research and teaching in relation to one or more of the three research themes identified below. We are seeking to appoint at Reader or Professorial level, with the expectation that the post-holder will provide academic and strategic leadership in Human Geography and across the School. We want discipline-bridging applicants who adopt critical and scholarly approaches to their research inquiries, who contribute to and expand upon the School's current portfolio of supervising, learning and teaching, and who create impacts from their research beyond the academy.
The successful applicant will be a member of the Human Geography Research Group (HGRG) but should have an ability and desire to collaborate with colleagues in the Earth Systems Research Group (ESRG).
Informal enquiries to should be directed to the Head of School, Professor Martin Lee (Martin.Lee@glasgow.ac.uk).
Please visit our website for further information on The University of Glasgow's School of Geographical & Earth Sciences: https://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/ges/aboutus/
Terms & Conditions
This is a full-time open-ended post.
Information on the programme can be found on our website at: http://www.gla.ac.uk/services/humanresources/all/pay/ecdp/policy/
Relocation assistance will be provided where appropriate.
All research and related activities, including grants, donations, clinical trials, contract research, consultancy and commercialisation are required to be managed through the University's relevant processes (e.g. contractual and financial), in accordance with the University Court's policies.
There are currently multiple Lecturer positions available in the School of Geographical & Earth Sciences. Please see our vacancies page for more details: https://www.gla.ac.uk/explore/jobs/
Closing date: 02 September 2019
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