Lecturer in Environmental Development

University of Manchester

United Kingdom

Job reference: HUM-025130
Salary: £40,521 - £56,021 per annum depending on relevant experience
Faculty/Organisational Unit: Humanities
Location: Manchester
Employment type: Permanent
Division/Team: Planning and Environmental Management
Hours Per Week: Full Time / 1 FTE
Closing date: 30/05/2024
Contract Duration: Permanent
School/Directorate: School of Environment, Education & Development

Job Description

We are excited to be recruiting for a Lecturer in Environmental Planning with an expertise in EIA/SEA and the wider field of environmental management including energy, water management, landscape ecology, environmental policy, or environmental sustainability.

The posts are intended to strengthen the research and teaching capacity of the Department of Planning, Property & Environmental Management (PPEM), within the School of Environment, Education and Development (SEED), and we would expect the successful post-holders to have research and teaching interests (UK and International) in the fields of urban planning and environmental management.

We expect the post-holders to be committed to high quality research leading to publications and to deliver research-led teaching. The appointees will be expected to teach at all levels, from undergraduates to supervising PhDs and will also be expected to undertake a range of administrative and pastoral duties.

What you will get in return:

  • Fantastic market leading Pension scheme
  • Excellent employee health and wellbeing services including an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional starting annual leave entitlement, plus bank holidays
  • Additional paid closure over the Christmas period
  • Local and national discounts at a range of major retailers

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Hybrid working arrangements may be considered.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Any recruitment enquiries from recruitment agencies should be directed to People.Recruitment@manchester.ac.uk.

Any CV’s submitted by a recruitment agency will be considered a gift.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Ian Mell

Email:  ian.mell@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: People.recruitment@manchester.ac.uk

Technical support:


This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.

In your application, please refer to Polytechnicpositions.com