School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences

Vacancies

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.

You can find links to details of each of the jobs we are advertising below. To apply for all vacancies please visit our University of Edinburgh Vacancies web page and search using the relevant job title/reference number.

Philosophy

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer – Full Time/Open Ended

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint several Lecturer/Senior lecturers to its department of Philosophy.

We are open to candidates who work in any area of philosophy, and encourage applications both from philosophers who would strengthen existing areas of research and from those who would bring new teaching and research strengths, including but not limited to continental and non-western philosophy.

There is an opportunity for appointment at senior lecturer level, for which the post holder will be expected to have demonstrated leadership experience and to contribute actively to the management of the subject area.

Please download our recruitment pack for further information:

 

To apply please follow the "Search Vacancies" link below and search for vacancy 049405.

All applications must be received by 5pm on Wednesday, 2nd October 2019.

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Psychology

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer – Full Time/Open Ended

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint several Lecturers/Senior lecturers to its department of Psychology.

The post holders will contribute high quality research, teaching and academic citizenship. We are open to candidates with a background in any area of Psychology that fits well into the department’s current research profile (broadly: developmental science; differential psychology; human cognitive neuroscience; language, cognition, and communication; social psychology).

Please download our recruitment pack for further information:

 

To apply please follow the "Search Vacancies" link below and search for vacancy 049460.

All applications must be received by 5pm on Friday, 29th November 2019.

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Developmental Psychology (Lifespan) – Full Time/Open Ended

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology (Lifespan) to its department of Psychology.

The post holder will contribute distinguished teaching, research, public impact, and leadership in the field of Developmental Psychology. It is essential that the successful candidate present a research profile, in both experience to date and in future potential, which is at the forefront of the area of activity, relative to career stage.

Please download our recruitment pack for further information:

 

To apply please follow the "Search Vacancies" link below and search for vacancy 049461.

All applications must be received by 5pm on Friday, 29th November 2019.

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Linguistics and English Language

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Linguistics – Full Time/Open Ended

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior lecturer in Linguistics to its department of Linguistics and English Language.

The post holder will contribute high quality research, teaching and academic citizenship and we are looking for a colleague whose research focuses empirically on languages or language families that complement our existing areas of language expertise. We welcome applications that bring a descriptively rich and typologically and/or theoretically informed research programme and that meaningfully extend the range of language data studied in the department.

Please download our recruitment pack for further information:

 

To apply please follow the "Search Vacancies" link below and search for vacancy 049462.

All applications must be received by 5pm on Thursday, 17th October 2019.

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Recruitment portal guidance: Senior Academic Roles

PPLS HR have devised a guidance document to assist people when using the recruitment portal to apply for senior academic roles. Please follow the link below for further information or contact ppls.hr@ed.ac.uk for assistance.