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Postdoctoral Teaching Associate in Psychology (2 Posts Available)

Department of Psychology

Location:  Egham
Salary:  £35,931 per annum pro rata - including London Allowance
Closing Date:  Thursday 17 June 2021
Interview Date:  See advert
Reference:  0621-155

Please note: this opportunity is only available to current employees of the University

2x Posts Available

(1x Full-Time, Permanent and 1x Full-Time Fixed term until 24 June 2022) 

Applications are invited for two Post-Doctoral Teaching Associates in the Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London:

  • One post is fixed-term, full time and runs from 6 September 2021 to 24 June 2022.
  • One post is permanent, starting in September 2021.

 The post holders will engage in teaching, supervision, and administration across our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Successful applicants should have their PhD in Psychology examined prior to the start date, have experience of conducting high quality psychological research, and have the ability to make strong contributions to our taught programmes at UG and PGT levels. They should be enthusiastic about delivering effective high-quality teaching and supervision of student research projects. 

The post holders will work as part of our academic team in a dynamic and supportive environment that is known internationally for its outstanding research and teaching. There is a strong research environment, with the Department ranked 6th in the UK in the 2014 REF for our world-leading and internationally excellent research. We consistently achieve high levels of student satisfaction in the NSS, with overall satisfaction levels typically over 90% (93% in 2020). There is a strong culture of support for Teaching Focused academics within the Department, with regular training provided and opportunities to engage in scholarship and pedagogic research.

This post is based in Egham, Surrey, where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance of London.

Information about our Department can be found at: https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/research-and-teaching/departments-and-schools/psychology/

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Victoria Bourne, Director of Teaching and Learning by email: victoria.bourne@rhul.ac.uk. The Human Resources Department can be contacted with queries by email: recruitment@rhul.ac.uk

Please quote the reference: 0621-155

Closing Date: Midnight 17 June 2021  

Interview Date: Thursday 24 June 2021 OR Tuesday 29 June 202

Please note that it will not be possible for the College to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship. Successful candidates will therefore need to be eligible to work in the UK or have limited leave to remain in the UK and associated right to work for the duration of their employment with the College, in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. 

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Royal Holloway is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community. Read here about structures and initiatives around equality and diversity, including information on staff diversity networks.

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