Applications are invited from ambitious academics from early career researchers to Reader. We are looking for a suitably well qualified candidate with research interests and teaching experience in Creative Writing to complement our existing team.

Further information about the Department of English & Creative Writing is available on our website:

The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the most highly regarded academic departments in the country.

This is an exciting time for the university; our new £35m state-of-the-art library has just opened, we are continuing to develop a number of external partnerships across the globe, and have plans for more doctoral scholarships.

We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves into successful graduate careers.  We are ranked the best modern university in London (Complete University Guide 2018).

The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the Head of Department: Professor Laura Peters,

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, please visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.

The closing date for completed applications is: 26 November 2017
Interviews will be held:  between 15 and 25 January 2018

The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.