University of Huddersfield

About us

We are an inspiring, innovative university of international renown.

We are now investing further in our staff and have a number of exciting opportunities for Professors, Readers, Principal, Senior and Lecturer grades across a range of disciplines.

Pursuing Excellence

In 2013 we were named University of the Year by the Times Higher Education in recognition of the 'bold, imaginative and innovative initiatives that have advanced [our] reputation'. These include:

  • Teaching Excellence - the only UK university whose experienced academic staff are all fellows of the Higher Education Academy in the top ten in England for teaching excellence (2013 Sunday Times University Guide)
  • Innovative Research & Enterprise - Inspiring new 3M Buckley Innovation Centre fosters cutting-edge research, technology transfer and entrepreneurship with world-leading applied research groups in accelerator physics, nano surface measurement, contemporary music and social care
  • International Reputation - Voted #1 for Student Experience by the International Student Barometer, in a University of 24,000 from 120 countries
  • Best Employment Experience - Top in all four categories in the THE Best University Workplace survey 2014 and being an Investor in People since 1999
  • Debt-free Investment - £73 million invested in state-of-the-art buildings and facilities since 2008, all through our own funding

To apply for one of our current vacancies or to send a speculative enquiry click on the buttons at the top of the page.

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