Making an application

Each October, academic, research and teaching staff are invited to submit an application for promotion.

Promotion opportunities

Contract type Promotion routes
Research and Teaching contracts Lecturer (Grade 7)
Senior Lecturer (Grade 8)
Reader/Professor
Research contracts Research Fellow (Grade 7)
Senior Research Fellow (Grade 8)
Reader/Professor
Teaching and Scholarship contracts Lecturer (Grade 7)
Senior Lecturer (Grade 8)
Reader/Professor

How to apply

Applicants should consult the promotion criteria and procedures [pdf], together with the guidance for preparing a CV before beginning their online application.

Details of how to submit an application can be found in Section 3 of the promotion criteria and procedures [pdf]. Read section 3 carefully and have all information to hand before making an application. Please note that the promotions criteria and procedures are updated annually prior to the start of each academic year.

The deadline for applications is 2pm on Monday, 8 October 2018. Applicants will be notified of first stage outcomes by the end of the Spring Term 2019 and final stage outcomes by the end of the Summer Term 2019.

The deadline for receipt of Head of Department reports is 2pm on Monday, 5 November 2018.

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