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Unestablished Lecturer (Part Time, Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for a University Lectureship in the Department of Psychology. This post is in association with a Fellowship at Queens' College. This part-time position (0.6 FTE) is available for an initial period of 5 years. The post is available from 1st October 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Applicants should have a track record of publications in human cognitive science or cognitive neuroscience. The successful candidate will be qualified to PhD level and have a proven academic record in their subject together with experience of delivering teaching at university level and in the context of College tutoring.

Standard duties for a University Lecturer include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. College duties involves becoming Director of Studies for the Psychological and Behavioural Science Tripos.

The post is based in central Cambridge (Downing site and Queens' College).

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 5 years in the first instance.

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Information about the Department of Psychology and Queens' College can be found at and

For an informal discussion about the post please contact the Head of Department, Professor Mark Johnson;

Please note the closing date for applications is 1st September 2019. Applications received after this time will not be considered.

Please quote reference PJ20201 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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