Building excellence

We're looking for exceptional academics to join a top five university

Investing in building a world-leading academic community

At Loughborough we are committed to delivering excellence in all that we do through high-quality research and inspirational teaching. If you share our desire to make a global impact, join us and help us achieve our ambitions.

We are looking for outstanding academics to join Loughborough University across our academic schools. There are opportunities for Professors, Readers, Senior Lecturers and Lecturers in the following academic schools. The opportunities vary from School to School, so take a look at the individual pages.

Loughborough ranked 4th in the 2019 Guardian University Guide
University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019
Top 10 in England for Research Intensity (REF 2014)
Seven Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Quality of research
Athena Swan Bronze Institutional Award since 2009

Opportunities for outstanding academics

Whether you're at the start of your career or looking to take the next step, Loughborough is a great place to be. We're ranked top ten in every national league table, were named University of the Year in both the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 and the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2018, achieved Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework, and have seven Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education.

Our staff are the key to our ongoing success. At Loughborough University, there's an atmosphere of determination and a real desire to make a difference. This is supported by an environment that inspires everyone to be the very best they can be.

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