Lecturer in Physical Geography & GIS, University of Chester, UK


Lecturer in Physical Geography & GIS (1.0 fte Fixed term contract to 29th April 2016)

Location:- University of Chester, Cheshire

Salary:- £31,331 - £34,223 per annum

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic department with a reputation for innovation and excellence in undergraduate learning and teaching in geography, international development and natural hazard management, and new taught postgraduate provision in ‘sustainability for community and business’ and in regeneration and housing.

To qualify you must have:-

At least a Masters level degree in physical geography or a closely related discipline; a PhD or equivalent professional qualification/recognition is desirable.

Research and/or teaching experience of using GIS in geography.

Experience of undergraduate teaching and assessment (including helping to lead field-based learning activities).

Research interests that align to existing departmental strengths (you must be willing and able to teach beyond these and demonstrate how your scholarly activity translates into effective teaching).


Enquiries regarding the post should be directed to the Head of Department, Dr. Martin Degg – m.degg@chester.ac.uk; (01244) 513173


Candidates wishing to apply should download further details and an application form from our web site at http://www.chester.ac.uk/node/17607 or send an A4 SAE to HRM Services, University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester CH1 4BJ quoting reference number HRMS/12124

Closing date: 6th March 2013 at 12 noon

Interviews to be held by mid-March.