Department of Earth Sciences

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Reader in Geochemistry

Lecturer salary is in the range 41,458 to 49,059 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Senior Lecturer/Reader salary is in the range 50,461 to 58,132 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Location: Egham, Surrey, UK

We invite applications for a position at Lecturer to Reader grade in the general field of isotope geochemistry. We are interested in outstanding candidates, educated to PhD level in Earth Science and/or Geochemistry, with a track record of collaborative research, publications in high impact journals and ability to generate external funding.

The field of research expertise is open but must be innovative and complement our existing strengths utilizing our modern suite of analytical facilities which include laser-ablation-ICP-MS, MC-ICP-MS and TIMS. The successful candidate will contribute to class and field based teaching or supervision at undergraduate, masters and postgraduate level.

Royal Holloway Earth Sciences is ranked in the top-ten of UK geoscience departments for both research and student experience. This position is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London. This is a full time and permanent role, available from September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

For an informal discussion about the position, please contact Dr. Paola Vannucchi ( To view further details of this position and to apply please visit The RHUL Recruitment Team can be contacted with queries by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0317-118

Closing Date: Midnight, 22nd May 2017

Interview Date: 15th/16th June 2017

The College is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community.

We particularly welcome female applicants as they are under-represented at this level in the Department of Earth Sciences within Royal Holloway, University of London.

posted: 31 March 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.