The University of Wolverhampton

Professor of Psychology

Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
Circa 60,000 to 65,000 pa
Closing Date
Job Reference

The University of Wolverhampton is the University of Opportunity. Our vibrant, multidisciplinary, Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing offers the opportunity to build on success and invest significantly in the leadership of our dynamic community. Our strategy is ambitious. We are committed to growing high quality education and research that informs and contributes to transformational change and excellence, working with our expanding network of partners locally, nationally and internationally.


To share in our ambition we are seeking a candidate for the following Professorial full-time appointment following promotion of our current research staff. You will join a Faculty that enjoys deeply embedded links with practice across the region and beyond, in the fields of education, health, social care, psychology and sport.


Professorial Appointment:


Successful candidates will have been entered in REF2014, have a track record of internationally recognised publications and impact and demonstrate recent success in securing external project funding. You will be a team player and have demonstrated previous ability to lead, motivate, inspire and to develop others.


Professor of Psychology


The Institute of Psychology is a vibrant, growing and ambitious unit which is in a position to appoint to the position of Professor in Applied Experimental Psychology. The Institute has excellent metrics in Teaching and Learning and is seeking to enhance its already considerable research profile. As such you will be expected to undertake a significant research leadership role with an emphasis on the preparation for REF2021. Ideally you will have a research profile which will augment our existing research clusters.


For an informal discussion about this post, in the first instance, please contact Dr Alex Hopkins, Dean of Faculty, or by telephone on 01902 518819.


To apply online, please go to our website

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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