Professor of Criminology

Royal Holloway University of London
Department of Law and Criminology
WorkplaceLondon, Greater London, UK


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Professor of Criminology

Department of Law and Criminology

Full-Time, Permanent

The Department of Law and Criminology at Royal Holloway seeks to appoint a Professor of Criminology . The successful applicant would be expected to start in July 2020 or soon thereafter.

About the Department : The Department of Law and Criminology is part of the School of Law and Social Sciences. It is a forward thinking, multidisciplinary and research active department, where we offer undergraduate programmes in Law, Criminology & Psychology and Criminology & Sociology, together with Masters programmes in Forensic Psychology, Consumption, Culture & Marketing, Policing and Criminal Justice and Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Studies.The Department is also home to an energetic postgraduate research student community.

About the role : We are looking to make a senior professorial appointment on a full time basis to someone who would make a distinctive research contribution and enhance the international reputation of Criminology at Royal Holloway. Applicants from any fields within the discipline will be considered, and should have a track record of publications and grant income that is commensurate with the level of the position. As a professor, the appointed person will be expected to provide leadership in the development of the Department and School, and to engage with College priorities and external networks.

The characteristics we value : Alongside research and teaching, we are looking for an individual who can build intellectual communities, and who has, over the course of a career, demonstrated the value of collaborative working. That experience may have been gained in leadership roles within universities, within professional associations, or through editing academic journals or other shared resources.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing.
  • Free parking

This is a full time and permanent post . The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Robert Jago, Head of Department, robert.jago [at] rhul[.]ac[.]uk

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit ?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> . For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at: recruitment [at] rhul[.]ac[.]uk

Please quote the reference: 1219-463

Closing Date: Midnight, Monday 3 February 2020

Interview Date: TBC

Further details:

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Royal Holloway is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community. Read here about structures and initiatives around equality and diversity, including information on staff diversity networks.

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