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Creating Better Futures. Together

Job opportunities for outstanding academics

We are looking for Professors, Readers, Senior Lecturers and Lecturers in a variety of different disciplines. Our aim is to bring together expertise and focus on transdisciplinary research which is fundamental to tackling many of societies big challenges.

Our ambitions are not only to continue leading on education and student experience, but also as an internationally recognised research-intensive university.

We are currently shaping the next 10 years of where we want to be. Now is an exciting time to join the University and create better futures, together.

We have job opportunities in the following Schools and Departments.

Equity, diversity, and inclusion

We are committed to the continual development of an inclusive, fair, and respectful culture.

We would particularly like to encourage applications from female academics, academics from ethnic minorities and academics with a disability, as we are actively seeking to increase numbers of staff from these under-represented groups.

Why you should choose Loughborough

Professor Nick Jennings, Vice-Chancellor of Loughborough University, talks about what attracted him to the University, his experience and why he believes there has never been a more exciting time to join Loughborough.

Loughborough ranked top 10 in all national league tables
Top 10 in England for Research Intensity (REF 2014)
Sports University of the Year in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022
Seven Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Quality of research
Athena Swan Bronze Institutional Award since 2009

An amazing place to work

Whether you're at the start of your career or looking to take the next step, Loughborough is an amazing place to work and thrive.

Our atmosphere of determination and desire to make a difference creates an environment that inspires everyone to be the very best they can be.

We want to hear from academics who want to engage with students and be leading in their field. If you share our values and are creative; adventurous; responsible; authentic and collaborative, then don't miss out on this excellent opportunity. Apply today and be part of our inspiring community.

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