Chair in Psychology in Education

University of Birmingham

Job title:

Chair in Psychology in Schooling


College of Birmingham

Job description

Function AbstractThe submit holder will make a major contribution to educating and studying, contribute at a excessive stage to management and administration exercise and act as a job mannequin in respect of citizenship.Predominant DutiesAnalysis

  • Develop, plan and lead analysis actions/programmes of excellent high quality within the disciplinary space;
  • Publish prime quality modern, distinctive and important outputs that are thought of to be world-leading when it comes to originality, significance and rigour;
  • Often contribute to different research-related actions akin to convention papers and keynote speaker invites at conferences;
  • Present management on the era of analysis revenue, supporting colleagues to maximise funding alternatives, selling collaboration with exterior researchers and organisations;
  • Lead the event of methods, insurance policies and procedures which have a optimistic and quantifiable influence on equality, range and inclusion;
  • Keep a sustained observe document of revenue era acceptable to the self-discipline to assist personal work;
  • As acceptable for the self-discipline, lead a significant analysis group, managing individuals and assets to ship an bold analysis imaginative and prescient;
  • Could lead consultancy tasks and/or advise exterior organisations, primarily based on analysis and status within the topic space;
  • Take part actively within the growth of the analysis technique within the Division/College/Faculty as acceptable;
  • Present excellent supervision to analysis college students.


  • Develop, plan and lead prime quality training actions;
  • Develop prime quality, inclusive and academically difficult observe in research-intensive educating, studying and evaluation;
  • Ship prime quality portfolio of modern, participating and inspirational educating which is accessible to all;
  • Contribute to curriculum design to make sure the supply is modern, inclusive, participating, worldwide and academically difficult;
  • Lead modern approaches to digital assets/environments and assist colleagues to make use of them within the supply of educating, studying and evaluation;
  • Present excellent venture/dissertation supervision;
  • Develop and lead collaborative working preparations with colleagues throughout the Division, College and wider College to ship excellent educating.

Management, Administration and Citizenship

  • Lead and handle main actions within the College/Faculty/College. This can be in relation to a number of of the next:
  • exterior partnership actions/collaborations;
  • main a Division or enterprise College/Faculty roles;
  • creating institutional insurance policies and observe;
  • main actions contributing to a optimistic and inclusive neighborhood spirit throughout the College/Faculty/College;
  • utilizing place and affect in an effort to be sure that others have interaction positively with the College’s Technique;
  • main, creating and motivating colleagues utilizing mentoring and training abilities;
  • proactively supporting Equality, Variety and Inclusion actions.

Particular person Specification

  • PhD or equal qualification or an equal physique of labor;
  • Proof of modern approaches to digital assets/environments;
  • Proof of excessive stage management and administration contributions;
  • Proof of excessive stage profitable collaborations (whether or not analysis, educating or different);
  • Proof of proactively participating in citizenship actions;
  • Proof of working with others for the larger good of the educational self-discipline and establishment.

Additional particulars may be discoveredCasual enquiries to be despatched to Professor Karen Guldberg, Head of College,To obtain the complete job description and particulars of this place and submit an digital utility on-line please click on on the Apply On-line button, above.Valuing excellence, sustaining fundingWe worth range and inclusion on the College of Birmingham and welcome functions from all sections of the neighborhood and are open to discussions round all types of versatile workingGrade 10, Professorial

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Job date

Thu, 28 Mar 2024 02:17:33 GMT

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