Criminology in Europe

Newsletter of the European Society of Criminology

Lecturer in Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology (4 posts)

University of Liverpool - Department of Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology

Location: Liverpool
Salary: £32,600 to £37,768
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 9th May 2016
Closes: 6th June 2016
Job Ref: A-590731

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Law and Social Justice

We welcome applications from individuals with a wide range of interests and in particular from individuals teaching and researching in the areas of social policy, community and housing; medical sociology and health policy; international and comparative sociology; migration and policy at the borders and critical criminology and policing. We make an exceptional contribution to research methods training for students at the University and in the wider region. You should have (or be about to obtain) a PhD in sociology or criminology with good quantitative skills, an interest in exploring critical social policy, big data, media analysis and radical statistics and using visual methods in your research. You will share our commitment to the student experience, in particular, through excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and a commitment to innovative delivery methods. You will also be willing to undertake research supervision at undergraduate and postgraduate level. The Department is committed to nurturing and supporting research leadership; you will distinguish yourself through your potential to play a central role in departmental life.

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