Lecturer in Geographical Information Science (Physical Geography)

The University of Manchester

Closing Date : 23/02/2018
Employment Type : Permanent
Duration :
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
School/Directorate : School of Environment, Education and Development
Division : Geography
Hours Per week : Full Time
Salary : £35,550 to £49,149 per annum
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : HUM-11239

The Department of Geography at the University of Manchester seeks to appoint a permanent Lecturer in Geographical Information Science (GISci) with expertise in physical geography. You should be a specialist in GIS and/or Remote Sensing and be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge of applying geographical information science to physical geography and/or related environmental disciplines.

The successful candidate will be expected to conduct excellent research and teaching that complements the research themes of the Environmental Processes research group as well as help shape the GIScience research agenda within the recently-formed Mapping: Culture and GIScience research group. We would particularly welcome applications from specialists in spatial modelling/analysis of environmental processes (e.g. in hydrology, geomorphology, ecology/ecosystems, meteorology, climatology, or air pollution/quality etc.) and/or human-environment interactions. We encourage suitably qualified applicants regardless of field study location or scale.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Jamie Woodward

Email:  Jamie.woodward@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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