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Working at Durham University - who are we looking for?

Working at Durham University - who are we looking for?

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Ever dreamed of making a difference? Professor Antony Long (Provost) and Professor Emma Flynn (Associate Provost) discuss Durham University's academic recruitment strategy.

We are a community of colleagues with a passion for excellence in everything we do. Whichever one of our friendly and enthusiastic academic departments you join, you will experience a real sense of camaraderie within a supportive environment.

You will find many career-defining opportunities, including the chance to work alongside internationally renowned academics and scholars – people who are committed to making a difference to people’s lives, and changing the shape of the world for the next generation.

At the heart of our recruitment, we want to attract and secure the very best people from across the world. The scope of our departments means that we have opportunities across a wide range of disciplines and specialities. In addition, our defined career pathways provide a clear progression route to success for all of our colleagues.

If you are interested in applying for a role at Durham, you will find information here about the University, the area and moving yourself and your family to Durham. If you need to know anything else, please get in touch.

We look forward to your application!


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Department:
Title Department Salary
Assistant/Associate Professors in Computer Science (COMP19-52) Department Of Computer Science Grade 7/8/9 (£32,548 - £56,950)
Teaching Fellow in Computer Science - 2 Posts Department Of Computer Science Grade 7 (£33,199 - £39,609)
Assistant Professor in Earth Sciences (EART18-51) Department Of Earth Sciences Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Electronic Engineering (ENGI19-54) Department Of Engineering Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Structural Engineering (ENGI19-53) Department Of Engineering Grade 7/8 (£32,548 - £47,722)
Professor In Energy Systems (ENGI19-51) Department Of Engineering Grade 10, Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £62,219 and going considerably higher based on experience)
Assistant Professor in African and/or Caribbean Literature (ENGL19-52) Department Of English Studies Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in American Literature (ENGL18-51) Department Of English Studies Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Eighteenth-Century Literature (ENGL19-54) Department Of English Studies Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Associate Professor in Human Geography Department Of Geography Grade 9 (£51,630 - £58,089)
Assistant Professor (Research): Willmore Fellow in Analysis of Partial Differential Equations Department Of Mathematical Sciences Grade 7 (£33,199 - £39,609) per annum
Assistant Professor (Research): Willmore Fellow in Probability Department Of Mathematical Sciences Grade 7, £33,199 - £39,609 per annum
Assistant Professor in Statistics (MATH18-51) Department Of Mathematical Sciences Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Probability (MATH19-55) Department Of Mathematical Sciences Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Teaching Fellow in Mathematics Department Of Mathematical Sciences Grade 6 (£26,243 - £32,236)
Early Stage Researcher (Marie Curie)TADFlife - Using the smart matrix approach to enhance TADF-OLED efficiency and lifetime Department Of Physics Marie Curie - See Salary Information Below
Assistant Professor in Astronomy & Space Science Instrumentation (PHYS19-55) Department Of Physics Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Particle Physics Phenomenology (PHYS18-10) Department Of Physics Grade 7/8 - £33,199 - £48,676
Assistant Professor in Quantum Light & Matter (PHYS19-57) Department Of Physics Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Soft Condensed Matter Physics (PHYS19-58) Department Of Physics Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Observational Astronomy (PHYS19-56) Department Of Physics Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Postdoctoral Research Associate Department Of Physics Grade 7 (£33,199 - £39,609)
Associate Professor in Social Development (PSYC19-66) Department Of Psychology Grade 9 (£51,630 - £58,089)
Professor of Entrepreneurship (DUBS18-1) Durham University Business School Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £63,464 and going considerably higher based on experience)
Professor of Marketing (DUBS18-20) Durham University Business School Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £63,464 and going considerably higher based on experience)
Visiting Professor (Academic) (DUBS18-64) Durham University Business School Grade 10 Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £63,464 and going considerably higher based on experience)
Assistant Professor In Economics And Finance (DUBS18-51) Durham University Business School Grade 7/8 £33,199 - £48,676
Associate Professor In Economics And Finance (DUBS18-53) Durham University Business School G9 £51,630 - £58,089
Professor Of Finance (DUBS18-55) Durham University Business School Grade 10 Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £63,464 and going considerably higher based on experience)
Associate Professor (Teaching) in Economics and Finance (DUBS18-56). Durham University Business School Grade 9 (£51,630 - £58,089)
Professor (Teaching) of Finance (DUBS18-58) Durham University Business School Grade 10 Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £63,464 and going considerably higher based on experience)
Assistant Professor in International Relations and Security School Government & Int'National Affairs Grade 7/8 £32,548 - £47,722
Associate Professor in International Political Economy School Government & Int'National Affairs Grade 9 £50,618 - £56,950
Assistant Professor (Teaching) in Political Theory School Government & Int'National Affairs Grade 7/8 £33,199 - £48,676
Assistant Professor in Gender and Politics (Quantitative Methods) School Government & Int'National Affairs Grade 7/8 £33,199 - £48,676
Assistant Professor in International Political Economy (Quantitative Methods) School Government & Int'National Affairs Grade 7/8 £33,199 - £48,676
Assistant Professor in Politics and Islam School Government & Int'National Affairs Grade 7/8 £33,199 - £48,676
Senior Research Associate School Of Education Grade 8 (£40,793 - £48,676) pro rata
Assistant Professor in German Studies (MLAC 19-52) School of Modern Languages and Cultures Grade 7 - 8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Hispanic Studies [MLAC18-2] School of Modern Languages and Cultures Grade 7 - 8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Assistant Professor in Japanese Studies (MLAC19-53) School of Modern Languages and Cultures Grade 7/8 (£33,199 - £48,676)
Professor or Associate Professor In Hispanic Studies (MLAC18-4) School of Modern Languages and Cultures Grade 9 - £51,630 - £58,089. Grade 10 Competitive salary based on our professorial Pay Scales (starting at £63,464 and going considerably higher based on experience)