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Part-time Lecturer in Criminology (Teaching and Scholarship)

School of Law
Salary:   £41,526 to £49,553
Closing Date:   Thursday 03 October 2019
Interview Date:   Wednesday 09 October 2019
Reference:  A2816

Lancaster University Law School is a vibrant school that combines the disciplines of Law and Criminology. Having doubled in size in four years, the School is looking to expand its activities even further. We seek a lecturer in Criminology (0.3 FTE) on a Teaching & Scholarship basis. Ideally, you will have expertise in policing, and psychological understandings of crime.

The Law School has 50 academic members of staff and is committed to having a positive impact on people's lives as well as academic excellence. The Law School is consistently ranked in the top 20 in the UK league tables, with Criminology being ranked #1 in the Country (Guardian Good University Guide). The Law School engages with the local community, and strives to offer the best educational experience for its students.

Staff in the School continue to benefit from Lancaster’s strong commitment at institutional and departmental level to the provision of an environment that encourages and supports scholarship, teaching development and research. The Law School has retained a friendly, co-operative ethos that promotes collaborative working. Staff in the School have played active parts in the university’s efforts to promote equality, and have a shared ethical commitment to ensuring that principles of equal opportunities are given practical effect – for example, through a transparent workload allocation system. 

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Informal enquiries may be made to: Prof Alisdair A. Gillespie: Tel: 01524 593706, Email:

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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