Head of Social Policy, Sociology & Criminology

Opening Date:
22 Jul 2020
Closing Date:
9 Sep 2020
Salary Range:

We are looking for a motivated, creative and ambitious leader to take the Social Policy. Sociology and Criminology subject area at Salford forward, building on our strengths and developing new areas of business to meet the demands of a changing world. The team is research-active and outward-facing, with excellent industry partnerships and an expanding enterprise portfolio. We have a firm commitment to social justice and work in innovative ways to deliver the best outcomes for students and the wider community.

We are fully committed to inclusion and diversity and this is reflected in the diversity of our team. We welcome applicants with an interest in research which seek to understand the needs of underrepresented communities and/or addresses forms of social injustice. The interview panel will include diverse representation and all will undertake unconscious bias training prior to interviewing, to emphasise your desire to attract and recruit diverse candidates.

For further information please contact Steve Myers, Director of Social Sciences at j.s.myers@salford.ac.uk .

This advert will close at 23:59 on the specified closing date.

All of us are made of many identities and passions – it makes us who we are, we are proud parents and passionate performers, we’re innovative engineers and network reformers, we’re local, we’re global and all different races, many cultures, many faiths and from many places. We have different genders, we’re proud to be LGBT, we’re younger and older and focus on ability, we’re agile, we’re balanced, we make sure we rest, we’re supported to work the way we’ll do our best. We’re academics, students and colleagues from near and afar, we’re a community of many things – it makes us who we are. #UoSEquality