Criminology in Europe

Newsletter of the European Society of Criminology

Professor in Policing - University of Leicester - Department of Criminology

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.

We are seeking an outstanding academic with first class leadership skills and an excellent track record in research and teaching within the broad field of policing. We are especially interested in candidates who can demonstrate their ability to pioneer imaginative new developments in policing-related teaching and research, and to make a substantial contribution to the University of Leicester’s reputation, visibility and ambition to develop an innovative suite of courses for police leaders and professionals.

The successful candidate will be based within the Department of Criminology and will take the lead on working with colleagues across the University to build on existing strengths, to identify relevant income streams and to develop cross-disciplinary teaching, research and enterprise initiatives.

Please click here to see the Job Summary for this position.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Professor Neil Chakraborti on nac5 [at] or 0116 252 5706.

The closing date for this post is midnight on 27 August 2017.

The assessment date is now confirmed as 22 September 2017.