UCL’s Department of Information Studies is seeking an innovative researcher to appoint to a permanent full-time lectureship, with the post available from September 2023, who can teach and research in the broad field of library and information studies. We are particularly interested in applicants who could contribute to ongoing or new research in one or more of the following areas within the field of library and information studies: collection management; library management; information behaviour; critical approaches to library and information work; public, school, health, law librarianship or related areas. The initial teaching focus will be on Master’s level teaching, within the MA in Library and Information Studies, with the opportunity to teach on the BSc Information in Society. The successful candidate will also be expected to supervise research students and Masters and undergraduate dissertations, and undertake academic related administrative duties.
UCL DIS offers postgraduate qualifications for the library, archive, digital humanities, information and publishing professions, collaborates in the delivery of an inter-faculty BSc in Information Management for Business and is launching a new BSc Information in Society programme at UCL East from 2024.
The closing date is 21-Jun-2023.