School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences


Current vacancies in The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

We are world leading across each of our disciplines, through which we host a vibrant, diverse and collaborative academic community. We are looking for members of the next generation of exceptional academics to join us.

To apply for all vacancies please visit our University of Edinburgh Vacancies web page and search using the relevant job title/reference number.

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Lecturer in Psychology - Full Time, Fixed Term

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint two full time, fixed term, teaching-focused Lecturers to its Department of Psychology.

Please download our recruitment pack for further information. All applications must be received by 23:59 BST on Thursday, 26th of October 2023.

Applications should be made via The University of Edinburgh recruitment portal using requisition 8663 (see below).

Recruitment Portal guidance

The School recruitment team have created the document below to guide all candidates through using the online recruitment portal and help support them in making the most out of the application process.

Please note that this guide is a summery and the full job posting should always be reviewed in detail to check if specific guidance is given.

User guides to support the technical aspects of the system can be found on the People and Money user guides web page but if you have any specific queries please email for assistance.

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