College of Social Sciences & International Studies
We are seeking to appoint a permanent Lecturer (E&R) to join a thriving, dynamic, and international law school, based at our Penryn campus in Cornwall. Our offering to students in Cornwall is unique – law degrees form part of a portfolio of programmes run in collaboration with our Business School, such as LLB Law with Business and BBL Bachelor of Business with Laws.
In this post you will have the opportunity to develop your own research in an interdisciplinary manner in areas that are research strengths in Cornwall, including the law relating to business and organizations, environmental law, and commercial/company law. Teaching will be both at undergraduate and postgraduate level, with your principal focus initially being on our undergraduate law with business programmes but with a great opportunity to assist in developing our postgraduate environmental law and policy curriculum. Our pedagogical approach is different from many traditional law schools, with a much stronger focus on experiential learning. This includes significant amounts of small group task -based working and research projects as part of the curriculum.
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What we can offer you
The Law School
The Law School has a worldwide reputation for excellence in teaching and research, attracting academics, visiting lecturers and students from across the globe. We are an ambitious, dynamic and friendly Law School delivering a first class legal education at an elite Russell Group University. We combine academic excellence with innovative teaching to provide our students with the experience, skills and confidence needed to build a successful career. We are in the top 150 for Law globally (Times Higher World University rankings 2021).
The University of Exeter
We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive Universities. Our research income in recent years means we are the fastest growing UK research University with some of the world’s most influential scientists and we seek to answer some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today through this. 98% of our research is of international quality (2014 Research Excellence Framework).
Our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Commitment
With over 27,00 students and 6,400 staff from 180 different countries, we offer a diverse and engaging environment where our diversity is celebrated and valued as a major strength. We are committed to creating an inclusive culture where all members of our community are supported to thrive; where diverse voices are heard through our engagement with evidence-based charter frameworks for gender (Athena SWAN), race equality (Race Equality Charter Mark), LBGTQ+ inclusion (Stonewall Diversity Champion) and a Disability Confident employer. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we 0articularly welcome applications from groups under-represented within our working community. Reasonable adjustments are available for interviews and workplaces.
For an informal and confidential discussion about the posts, please contact Dr William White, Discipline Lead for Law in Cornwall at email@example.com or Professor Sue Prince, Head of School at SSIS-Law-Hod@exeter.ac.uk.
Closing date 6th June 2022.
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