Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) – AO1739NB

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Start Date: 1 August 2022, or as soon as practically possible

Fixed Term: Until 8 September 2024

We are seeking to appoint an Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) to join our teaching team in the School of Psychology & Neuroscience at the University of St Andrews. This is a fixed term appointment until 8 September 2024, with a start date of 1 August 2022, or as soon as practically possible.

The successful candidate will be a scholar committed to the delivery of high-quality teaching in the broad area of Psychology & Neuroscience. They will be a proactive member of the teaching team, playing a role in the delivery of high-quality teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, to students from a wide range of backgrounds.

Candidates should hold or be near completion of a PhD in Psychology, or a cognate discipline. A desire to educate and inform students using a variety of teaching and assessment approaches is essential.

Further information and informal enquiries may be directed to Professor Gareth Miles, Head of School, (email: or Dr Paula Miles, Director of Teaching, (email:

Applications are particularly welcome from women, people from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community, and other protected characteristics who are under-represented in academic posts at the University.

Equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of the St Andrews experience. We strive to create a fair and inclusive culture demonstrated through our commitment to diversity awards (Athena Swan, Carer Positive, LGBT Charter, Race Charters and Stonewall). We celebrate diversity by promoting profiles of BAME, LGBTIQ+ staff and supporting networks including the Staff BAME Network; Staff with Disabilities Network; Staff LGBTIQ+ Network; and the Staff Parents & Carers Network.  Full details available online:

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