Lectureship / Senior Lectureship in Chemistry
Queen Mary University of London School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
United Kingdom

Lectureship or Senior Lectureship in Chemistry (Teaching & Scholarship) 

Department: School of Biological & Chemical Sciences
Salary: £42,433 - £55,840 (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL21422
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 04-Mar-2020
Closing date: 04-Apr-2020

Job profile 


Queen Mary University of London is one of the UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions, a member of the elite Russell Group of UK universities, and ranked joint 9th in the UK in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. We have made a strategic commitment to world-class research and teaching across all disciplines. Within Queen Mary, the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences is a large and expanding academic unit, which provides a supportive and friendly environment and encourages excellent teaching and interdisciplinary research.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer to the Department of Chemistry who can develop and deliver high-quality teaching at all levels in our BSc and Master programs in Chemistry and/or Pharmaceutical Chemistry.

For appointment to the lectureship, the post holder will:

  • Deliver high quality teaching including making innovations in key aspects of teaching and learning
  • Make important pedagogical contributions to the field
  • Advance pedagogical knowledge through publications or other forms of scholarship or performance.

For appointment to the senior lectureship, the post holder will additionally:

  • Contribute to the administration and leadership of key activities in the School.

All applicants must have appropriate subject knowledge and have the ability to deliver teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate level and in large or small group settings.  An excellent academic background with a PhD (or equivalent) in Chemistry or Medicinal/Pharmaceutical Chemistry is essential.  At Senior Lecturer level a record of mentoring and developing staff is also required.

The School is committed to Athena SWAN principles and the promotion of equality and diversity. The School currently holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award. Applications from women and ethnic minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

The post is full time and permanent with a start date of April 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. The salary will be in the range of £42,433-52,833 (Lecturer) or £55,840- £62,415(Senior Lecturer) per annum and will be in accordance with experience and qualifications. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

Non-UK/EU citizens may apply, but must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

For informal enquiries, please contact the Director of Education, Dr Christopher Bray: c.bray@qmul.ac.uk

For further information about the School, please visit the School’s website at: http://www.sbcs.qmul.ac.uk

To apply, please click on the link below.

Application enquiries should be directed to recruitment@qmul.ac.uk

Applicants must submit their CV and a cover letter.

The closing date for completed applications is 4 April 2020.  Interviews will be held shortly thereafter. 

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