Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Opening Date:
1 Aug 2022
Closing Date:
4 Sep 2022
Salary Range:

Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% at postgraduate level), from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last decade City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research. During this period City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university.


This is an exciting opportunity to join our thriving department which is the largest provider of speech and language therapy education in the UK. Our staff team includes experts in most domains of speech and language therapy, together with leaders from aligned academic subjects, including phonetics, linguistics, psychology and audiology. We are known for our world-leading research and our commitment to evidence-based practice in teaching and research. We are a friendly and collegiate department, with a comprehensive mentoring system in place and a strong commitment to developing all staff in relation to their research and educational activities, including early career researchers and new lecturers.


The successful candidate will have academic, teaching and research experience in Psychology (including Lifespan and Research Methods). They will help us to deliver and develop our current Psychology education provision, as relevant to the education of Speech and Language Therapists. The successful candidate will take a module leadership role for Psychology, teach across our programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level, supervise student projects, provide pastoral support for students, and undertake research aligned to the Centre for Language and Communication Science Research.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have a PhD in Psychology and also have some clinical or research experience of working with children or adults with a communication disorder. They will have an outstanding track record of teaching and facilitating learning and a strong track record of producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Additional Information

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date: Sunday 4 September 2022 at 11:59pm.

Interviews are scheduled for Tuesday 20 September 2022.

To apply and for more information about the post: Details • City, University of London

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