Lecturer in Law (2 posts) Sheffield Hallam University - College of Social Sciences and Arts - Department of Law and Criminology

Sheffield, United Kingdom fixed term full time

  • Contract Type: fixed term
  • Placed on: 24 May 2021
  • Closes: 08 Jun 2021
  • Job Ref: 067465

1 x Fixed term until 30/04/22

1 x Fixed term until 31/07/22

Closing date 09/06/21 at 23:30

Join the UK's University of the Year for Teaching Quality 2020.

The Department of Law and Criminology comprises a diverse mix of colleagues with a broad range of academic and professional practice experience. The primary focus is on an applied curriculum underpinned by strong theoretical knowledge, the development and application of research skills and the enhancement of graduate attributes.

You will be expected to make broad contributions to the academic work of the Department of Law and Criminology (DLC) and the Helena Kennedy Centre (HKC) including teaching and related duties across the undergraduate law programme. Opportunities for involvement with postgraduate teaching may also be available.

You must have a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline and well developed and current knowledge and understanding of critical, practical and theoretical issues relevant to Law. You must also have expertise in one or more of the following area of law: contract, torts, trusts, land, medicine and the ability to inspire, enthuse and connect with a range of stakeholders e.g. students and external clients from a wide range of backgrounds.

For this job we particularly welcome applications from minority ethnic applicants who are underrepresented in this area at Sheffield Hallam.  

The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on a number of factors specific to the individual applicant.   

We welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements.