Criminology in Europe

Newsletter of the European Society of Criminology

Head of Department and Chair in Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology - University of Liverpool - Department of Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology


As the Head of Department, working alongside the Head of School of Law & Social Justice, you will be an active member of the School Management Team and will provide academic leadership in contributing to the strategic plan and annual operation of the School. You will be expected to provide strong vision and leadership on research and teaching in Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology, based on a sound understanding of the higher education environment and current and future challenges for Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology. The role of Head of Department will be for 5 years initially and will be offered with a permanent post at Professorial level.

Closing Date: 4 September 2017

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