Lectureship Applications: What you Need to Know to be Successful
Information and Booking
Tutor: Dr Karen Hinxman - Imperial College London
Cost: Internal no charge.
External not available
Duration: One day (9.30-16.30)
Who should attend
This course will introduce you to the lectureship application process. A recently successful lecturer will share their experiences of the application and interview process and a senior academic will talk about the process that is undertaken to recruit a new lecturer in a question and answer session.
You will gain an understanding of the different requirements for lectureship applications, including hints and tips as to what to include in both your research and teaching statements. The course will also cover how you can highlight your evidence of esteem and ideas on how to gain further teaching experience. In the afternoon you will have an opportunity to write an application and take part in a practical exercise providing insight into the review processes.
- Factors that contribute to successful applications
- What to include in your research and teaching statement
- Drafting an application
- Gaining experience of reviewing lectureship applications
Further Information: Priority for this course will be given to fellows.