Job Opportunity: Lecturer in TESOL/Applied Linguistics at the University of Bristol

Lecturer in Education (TESOL/Applied Lingustics)

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Graduate School of Education

Working pattern

Full time

Closing date for applications


Location: Bristol UK


The Graduate School of Education is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual to make a significant contribution to the School’s long established Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) / Applied Linguistics provision. The successful individual will contribute to our successful Masters programmes, doctoral supervision, and to extending the School’s research profile in this area. This is a full academic role, and the post-holder’s contribution will span scholarship, teaching, research and administration. Candidates will be at the forefront of their field, and will be expected to play a significant role in the delivery of the School’s research strategy.
The successful candidate will be a thoughtful, dynamic, creative and ambitious self-starter, keen to develop their research and teaching in a supportive and high-performing environment. You will also have experience of supervising doctoral candidates. We welcome applicants who have interests that complement our existing research strengths. Candidates who can clearly articulate how their research and teaching interrelate are of particular interest to us, as are those who bring methodological insights. This is a key appointment and represents a fantastic opportunity to contribute to the development of an established area of academic endeavour for the School.
To discuss the role please contact:
Professor Leon Tikly, Interim Head of School, Tel: 0117 33 14366 or by email at
Dr Frances Giampapa, Senior Lecturer in Psychology of Education, Tel: 0117 331 4499 or by email at


The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.

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