University of Roehampton – Department of English and Creative Writing
Location: London
Salary: £51,799 to £61,606 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 2nd February 2017
Closes: 6th March 2017
Reader: £51,799 to £59,470

Professor: From £61,606

Applications are invited from ambitious academics from early career researchers to professors.

Our department has a vibrant and active research culture. In the last Research Excellence Framework all of the publications submitted by our staff were rated as being of either international or national value, with more than 80% of our work regarded as being either ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent.’ The department has been ranked 4th in London for the quality of its research and is in the top three performing departments for research across the University.

Further information about the English and Creative Writing Department is available on our website:

The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country.

This is an exciting time for the university, with investment in new curricula, the construction of a new £35m state-of-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe and plans for more doctoral scholarships.

We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers. We are ranked the best modern university in London in major UK league tables and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas.

The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the Head of Department: Professor Laura Peters, or telephone: 020 8392 3577.

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, please visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.

Interviews will be held during May.

The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.