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Click on the links below for the relevant role that you wish to apply for. Further information about the full application process is detailed below the list of roles.

School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics

Lecturer in Power Electronics and Renewable Energy
Lecturer in Computer Science/Cyber Security/Networks x 3
Lecturer in Robotics
Associate Professor in Robotics

School of Health Professions

Research Assistant in Social Work
Lecturer in Social Work x 2
Lecturer in Physiotherapy 
Associate Professor in Paramedic Science
Lecturer in Paramedic Science

School of Law, Criminology and Government

Lecturer in Criminology

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
Lecturer in Midwifery
Professor in Nursing - Senior Manager

School of Psychology

Lecturer/Clinical Tutor
Lecturer/Research Tutor
Associate Professor/Clinical Director
Lecturer in Psychology

The application process will involve completing an application form, including a supporting statement and attaching an academic CV (template). Your application should outline your motivation for applying for the role and how you meet the person specification. Please ensure that you address the key requirements set out in the job description and person specification. The competencies will be used as part of the assessment process.

  • Please ensure that any gaps in employment and education history are fully explained on your CV. We will verify this information during the recruitment process.
  • Also please let us have details of two referees (one should ideally be your current employer) - we will only approach referees with your permission.
  • Part of the application process will be to complete the Equal Opportunities monitoring form. The University of Plymouth is committed to equality of opportunity, promoting a diverse and inclusive culture.
  • Please make sure you return your application by the closing date as stated below.
  • Following long listing you will be contacted directly by Penna’s consultants to update you on the status of your application.



Closing Date

Tuesday 28th August 2018

Interview Period

From w/c 17th September 2018

The timetable above sets out key dates in our recruitment process. Please ensure that you mention in your supporting statement if any of these dates present you with a problem.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the recruitment team via or call us on 0800 049 6581.