The University of St Andrews is seeking an outstanding teacher for a post as Associate Lecturer (Education Focused) with expertise in Population Geography and Quantitative Methods. We are looking for candidates with experience in teaching of population geography and quantitative methods, and applicants who have a research profile to contribute to research-led teaching for students on Geography and Sustainable Development degree pathways. This is a five-year fixed-term post.
The successful applicant will join the Population and Health Research Group (PHRG), which is one of three research clusters in the School of Geography and Sustainable Development. The PHRG is home to six academic staff and a team of post-doctoral researchers and PhD students. Research and teaching in the PHRG covers a wide range of demographic topics including the analysis of family and fertility dynamics; life course choices; internal and international migration; ethnicity and minority populations; health and mortality; and population inequalities. The group combines expertise in demographic and longitudinal data analysis; population projections; spatial and geographical analysis; and qualitative and mixed methods (http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/gsd/research/phrg/).
There are a number of ongoing research projects funded by UK research councils and the European Commission. The group hosts the ESRC Centre for Population Change (CPC) (http://www.cpc.ac.uk/).
For further details please see at: https://www.vacancies.st-andrews.ac.uk/welcome.aspx. Closing Date: 19 December 2019, ref: AOAC2064RXHM.