Lecturer in Physical Geography Quaternary Science

Job Reference : HUM-11150
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 26/01/2018
Salary : £35,550 to £49,149 per annum
Employment Type : Permanent
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Geography
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration :

We are looking to appoint an outstanding candidate who will complement and extend our existing research in Quaternary Science and Geoarchaeology. We welcome applications from high quality candidates working in any area of Quaternary environmental change.

Manchester is a dynamic department with a large proportion of staff having been appointed in the last five years and an outstanding group of early career academics. We aim to appoint an exceptional individual who will enhance our research and teaching. The Department was ranked 4th in the UK in the Guardian 2018 University Guide.

Essential Criteria:

  • hold a PhD in a relevant area and have a track record of research and publication in Quaternary environmental change
  • have a definable area of research and teaching interests that will complement and strengthen those already present within the Quaternary Environments and Geoarchaeology Group and the wider context of Geography at Manchester
  • demonstrate success in securing research funding or experience of the application process


As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Jamie Woodward, Head of Geography

Email: jamie.woodward@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.