Founded in 1845 as Queen’s College Belfast, we became an independent university in 1908. Today, we are a member of the Russell Group, combining excellence in research and education with a student-centred ethos.
The successful candidate will undertake research in line with the School’s research strategy, they will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level, and contribute to School’s administration/outreach activity. (It is understood that the job purpose for a Reader will have greater emphasis on their research output, leadership and standing and less on teaching)
Our five core values (Respect, Integrity, Excellence, Ambition, Connected) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.
The successful candidate must have:
- A first degree with a PhD completed in a relevant subject.
- Completed PGCHET (or equivalent) with HEA membership.
- Recognised excellence and reputation in subject specialism.
- Sustained publication record in peer reviewed/referred journals
- Sustained record of external research grant.
- Substantial teaching experience at University level having designed new and innovative modules/pathways or assessment methods.
- Contribution to a wider range of administrative tasks at a more strategic level.
- Contribution to a wider range of community outreach programmes/initiatives in designing and delivering innovative new programmes.
Anticipated interview date: Tuesday 10 July 2018
Salary scale: £50,618 – £58,655 per annum (potential to progress to £64,079 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution)
For full criteria and to apply online, visit www.qub.ac.uk/jobs. For further information or assistance contact Human Resources, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on HR@qub.ac.uk
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability.