Job offer in england Lecturer in Investigative Psychology (2 posts) at University of Huddersfield

Permanent, Full time 1.0 FTE

We are seeking two enthusiastic and ambitious Lecturers in Investigative Psychology to join our Investigative Psychology/forensic teams in the Department of Psychology at the University of Huddersfield. The post is to contribute directly via teaching and supervision on the MSc in Investigative Psychology (IP) and other Forensic provision. The MSc in IP at Huddersfield is the largest accredited program of its kind in the UK and it recently received a 3-star commendation by the British Psychology Society during accreditation.

We are looking for individuals with an emerging track record of both teaching and research in the area of Investigative or Forensic Psychology. All staff that currently contribute to the MSc in IP are required to be research active. You will be involved and expected to contribute to a range of cutting edge research projects (National and International) that are being run out of Department of Psychology.

The University of Huddersfield is proud of the fact that all staff are Fellows of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and you will need to show the commitment to become a fellow of the HEA. 

You will hold a PhD in the area of Investigative or Forensics Psychology and have a track record of producing high quality research. You will be required to contribute to the team’s expanding research portfolio, thus enabling students to learn from knowledgeable and well-qualified educators who are at the forefront of their subject area. Candidates must show a willingness to travel both nationally and internationally for the purposes of research and teaching.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Dr John Synnott 01484 471164 (email

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit:

Closing Date: 7 January 2019

Interview Date: 4 February 2019

Working for Equal Opportunities.

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