VACANCY: Lecturer in Food Policy, City, University of London

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Lecturer in Food Policy, City, University of London

Date posted: 20 September 2019



School of Health Sciences 

Location:    London 
Salary:   £38,017 to £62,727   
Hours:    Full Time
Closes:       24th October 2019


City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

The Centre for Food Policy is a leading interdisciplinary centre dedicated to improving food policy worldwide. It has been at the cutting-edge of education, research and impact in food policy for over 20 years. The vision of the Centre is that food policy is addressing major food systems challenges effectively and equitably to improve the wellbeing of people and planet.

The Centre is guided by four strategic priorities: to provide the evidence needed to support the development, design and delivery of more integrated and inclusive policy; to translate scholarship into practice by actively seeking to have impact on policy; to produce a larger and stronger generation of leaders, decision-makers and influencers in food policy equipped with the skill of food systems thinking for the real world; and to be a vibrant, energetic and stimulating place to learn and work where all contributions are valued.

​​​​​​The School is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic to a Lectureship or Senior Lectureship to conduct research with impact and deliver education of the highest quality. The Lecturer or Senior Lecturer will play a key role in supporting the Centre in advancing its mission.

Person Specification
A record of producing world-leading or internationally excellent research is essential.

Appointment to a Senior Lectureship will require additional academic experience, including the delivery of excellent education.

Additional Information

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date for applications: 11:59pm, 24th October 2019.

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