Criminology in Europe

Newsletter of the European Society of Criminology

Lecturer in Law - Royal Holloway, University of London - School of Law

Applications are invited for a permanent post at Lecturer level in the School of Law, Royal Holloway University of London.

We are a new Law School which has been developed from a well-established Criminology and Sociology department and we have a reputation as an outstanding research intensive and student focused school. Due to our continued successes and growth we are seeking an exceptional academic to join our team.

Our first cohort of LLB students will graduate in 2018.  The LLB, along with our undergraduate programmes in Criminology & Psychology and Criminology & Sociology, can be taken with a Year in Industry. The School also has Masters programmes in Forensic Psychology and Consumption, Culture & Marketing. The School is also home to a vibrant postgraduate research student community and is seeking to expand its postgraduate programmes and research programmes offer.

In expanding our team we seek an individual who is an enthusiastic researcher and a committed lecturer. The successful candidate will be able to contribute to commercial law, private and property law or EU/trading law.

This is a full time and permanent post, commencing as soon as possible and ideally before the start of the Spring Term. The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

We offer a dynamic and supportive environment, in an internationally recognised and multidisciplinary academic group. The School has a strong research culture and good links with legal and Criminal Justice agencies, as well as government and charitable organisations. Applicants should possess the broad range of skills needed to teach effectively and should be able to contribute to and develop the School’s teaching portfolio at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, including the supervision of doctoral students, and to contribute to a vibrant and multidisciplinary research community.

Applicants are expected to hold a PhD in Law and have experience and a proven track record of quality research and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level, including PhD supervision.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit The Human Resources Department can be contacted with queries by email at: recruitment [at]

Please quote the reference: 0817-308

Closing Date: Midnight, 17th September 2017

Interview Date: Week commencing 9th October 2017