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Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Criminal Law (Litigation and Evidence)

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Liverpool Hope University is a vibrant community with high scholarly standards. We are proud of our past, confident in our present and ambitious for our future. Research is central to our curriculum development and enhancement and all academic staff at the University engage in research. Building upon our REF 2014 submission, we are looking with ambition and confidence to the next REF strengthening even further our research degree programme (PhD and EdD). This developing research expertise builds upon and complements our already well-established reputation for excellence in teaching and learning. Our policy is to combine these elements of our work in keeping with the University’s stated academic profile as a research-informed teaching University of distinction. It is in this context that we now seek scholars in a number of areas who will join with us in pursuit of excellence; these opportunities include the post of:

Law programme which takes account of the SQE. We welcome applications from candidates with the necessary expertise and experience. 

The successful candidate will have the necessary expertise and experience to teach Criminal Law, and also Jurisprudence.  He/she will have the ability to contribute to other Foundation (LL.B) subjects and to other specialist areas of law. The successful candidate must have a PhD in Law and an established publishing record. He/she must also be able to demonstrate the potential to be included in forthcoming REF submissions with research equivalent to 3*.  To be considered for the Associate Professor role, the candidate will be expected to have an appropriate profile: an international reputation and research which is of at least 3* quality with the demonstrated potential for 4*.

The post is permanent, subject to the normal probationary period of twelve months.

We recruit staff nationally and internationally as we seek out the best to help build Hope for the future. If you join us you will be doing so at an exciting and challenging time as we work to build a liberal arts inspired university of distinction in the UK. If you have the energy, drive and commitment to assist us in this task, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Role Specification

Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Criminal Law (Litigation and Evidence)

Ref: 2ALAW20

Salary: Grade 8 (£40,792 to £48,677 per annum) and Grade 9 (£50,132 - £58,089 per annum)

Closing Date: 5.00pm on Wednesday 1st May 2019.

Date of placement: Thursday 28th March 2019.

2ALAW20 - Senior Lecturer Person Specification

2ALAW20 - Associate Professor Person Specification

2ALAW20 - Recruitment Pack

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