Lecturer in Speech and Language Sciences

Opening Date:
27 Oct 2022
Closing Date:
25 Nov 2022
Salary Range:

The School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences (Newcastle University) is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Speech and Language Sciences. The successful applicant will be part of a diverse and collegiate team of academics, clinicians, researchers and professional support staff delivering high quality teaching and research. You will have a strong background in an area of speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) or eating and drinking needs.

You will make a significant contribution to teaching, personal tutoring and supervision within SLS across both undergraduate and postgraduate pre-registration speech and language therapy Health and Care Professions Council approved programmes.

You will carry out high quality research in your area of expertise, contributing to the understanding of, assessment and/or intervention for clients with SLCN or eating or drinking needs in adults or children. You will be an integral part of our research community, contributing to our research culture and excellence in SLS and the School and being part of relevant research centres and institutes across campus. You will, where appropriate, make a contribution to academic administration within the School.

We encourage applications from individuals who can complement our existing team. We believe that success depends on having teams whose backgrounds and experiences reflect the diversity of our university and student population.

Further details, including role description and application process, can be found here: https://jobs.ncl.ac.uk/
Search either via Lecturer in Speech and Language Sciences or ID 24042.

Please direct any informal enquiries to Dr Janet Webster, Head of Speech and Language Sciences (janet.webster@ncl.ac.uk), or Professor Julie Morris, Head of School (julie.morris@ncl.ac.uk).