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Message posted on 04/06/2019

New job position: Assistant Prof in Sociology of Science, Technology and Innovation, University of Nottingham

New job position at the Institute for Science and Society and the School of
Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham:

Assistant Professor in Sociology of Science, Technology and Innovation
(teaching focus, fixed term)

Reference SOC177219

Closing Date Friday, 28th June 2019

Job Type Research & Teaching

Department Sociology & Social Policy

Salary 36261 to 48677 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on
skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to

The School of Sociology and Social Policy (SSP) is a vibrant, diverse and
exciting centre for social science teaching and research. We are a
multidisciplinary unit covering criminology, public policy, social policy,
social work and sociology. Cutting across these disciplinary boundaries are
two shared values: the promotion of global and social justice and a desire
in our teaching and research to make a difference.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to make a significant
contribution to the teaching of programmes of study at undergraduate and
postgraduate level in the Sociology of Science, Technology and Innovation,
including responsible research and innovation, digital governance,
environmental policy, international science policy and other broader
sociological modules. The role holder will contribute to teaching and
supervision for these programmes as required, which is likely to include the
delivery of lectures, seminars and workshops as well as blended or online
teaching. In addition, the role holder will contribute to the development of
new teaching programmes, teaching methods and assessment in Sociology of
Science, Technology and Innovation and will also be expected to play an
active part in the School more generally, for example by taking on an
administrative role in relation to teaching.

This is a full-time, post, though we welcome applications from candidates
wishing to work part-time to 0.8FTE, 29hours per week). Please indicate on
your application if you wish to work part-time. It is available as a fixed
term contract until 31st July 2020.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to

Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not
be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive
community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and
beliefs indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is
fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome
applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information
on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit

Dimitris Papadopoulos

Professor of Science, Technology and Society

Director, Institute for Science and Society

School of Sociology and Social Policy

University of Nottingham

Law and Social Science Building, University Park

Nottingham, NG7 2RD

+44 (0) 115 95 15230 |


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