Lecturer in Water, Sanitation and Health (WASH)

University of Leeds
Leeds, United Kingdom
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
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Are you an academic or early career researcher/ professional with proven abilities to carry out teaching and research in public health, WASH, sustainability, equity, finance, economics or related topics?  Do you have an excellent research record and proven success obtaining funding? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University?

We are seeking an early career colleague from any relevant discipline to join our vibrant group working on aspects of sustainable service delivery within the fields of sanitation, hygiene, water supply, water management and urban infrastructure. 

You will join a group that works with partners around the world. We deliver a world-class Masters programme in Water, Sanitation and Health (WASH) Engineering and are leading the eight year EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Water and Waste Infrastructure and Services.  

The group has a vibrant research portfolio working alongside international agencies, donors, academic partners, civil society and governments.  As a Lecturer, you will carry out research, teaching and management within the School, Faculty and University, contribute to academic leadership in public health and contribute to our portfolio of research and scholarship. 

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Barbara Evans, Chair in Public Health Engineering on Tel: 0113 343 1990 or via Email: B.E.Evans@leeds.ac.uk 

Additional information 

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Leeds - Main Campus

Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences

School of Civil Engineering


Grade 8

£41,526 to £49,553 p.a.

Post Type: 
Full Time

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Release Date: 
Monday 11 November 2019

Closing Date: 
Sunday 05 January 2020


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