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About the role
You will undertake research of the highest standard in any area of Sociology and contribute to high quality teaching and administration. You will be expected to make a strong contribution to the School’s reputation, building on the existing sociological research undertaken within the School. Expertise that spans the range of disciplines represented by the School of Media, Communication and Sociology would be an advantage, but is not essential. You will be expected to contribute to raising levels of research activity, research income, teaching excellence and the overall visibility of the School. You will pursue and publish research of high quality in line with the School’s aim of producing world-leading research with meaningful impact.
About you
With experience in the delivery of teaching to both undergraduates and postgraduates, you will have a real passion for the subject matter. You will be motivated to provide the very best experience for our students using your expertise and skill to ensure all reach their potential. We are looking for someone who can network and collaborate at an international level, as well as evidence of high quality research publications.
Additional information

We anticipate that interviews will take place during week commencing 24 June 2019

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Jason Hughes on jason.hughes@le.ac.uk

Leicester is a leading University committed to internationalexcellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching.We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebratingdiversity among our staff and students. Our strength is built on the talentof our scholars, drawn to us by a mutual passion for discovery. We seek toembed an adventurous and entrepreneurial spirit into our research culture, andto create an environment in which both disciplinary excellence andinterdisciplinarity thrive.

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme, a generous annual leave allowance and an online portal that offers a range of lifestyle benefits and discounts. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.