[vslist] University of Glasgow: Posts in Department Of Psychology
j.hampson at psy.gla.ac.uk
Thu Dec 2 11:31:00 GMT 2004
UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY
CHAIRS IN PSYCHOLOGY, READERS, SENIOR LECTURERS AND LECTURERS IN PSYCHOLOGY
The University intends to make a number of new appointments in Psychology,
tenable from July 2005 or such other date as may be arranged. The
appointments include at least two chairs as well as lectureships and senior
lectureships or readerships. Some of these positions will contribute to a
major university initiative in Brain Imaging. The other appointments will
contribute to the further expansion of research within the Department and
to the changing undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum.
Applicants seeking an appointment at lectureship level will have a Ph.D. in
a relevant field and a strong track record of postdoctoral research. Those
seeking an appointment at Senior Lecturer level will also have record of
substantial achievement and distinction at international level in
research/teaching/administration, with a proven ability to attract research
funding. Applicants at Reader level must also be able to demonstrate
international research excellence through high quality
publications. Applicants seeking an appointment as a Chair will, in
addition, have an established international reputation and proven ability
to provide research leadership.
University strategy foresees developments in the area of Brain Imaging in
which the Psychology Department will play a major role, so applicants with
experience in fMRI, MEG and other brain imaging techniques are invited to
apply. Applications are also invited from those with research interests in
any core area of psychology as the Department wishes to complement and
enhance its existing research strengths.
The Department has an outstanding record of success in both teaching and
research. According to recent national assessment we rank among the
top-rated UK Psychology Departments for research (i.e. we rate 5* on a
scale of 1-5*) and have achieved the highest rating, "Excellent", for
For the Professorial positions salary will be within the professorial range
and subject to negotiation. Other appointments will be made at an
appropriate level on academic staff grades.
Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Philippe Schyns (Head of
Department), <mailto:philippe at psy.gla.ac.uk>philippe at psy.gla.ac.uk , tel 00
44 (0)141 330 4937.
For further details on the department, please see our website
For an application pack, please see our website at www.gla.ac.uk or write
quoting which position you wish to apply for to the Recruitment Section,
Human Resources Department, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12
8QQ. Closing date: 14 January 2005 although applications received after
this date will be considered.
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