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Essex provides a home for the tenacious, the bold, the inquisitive and those impatient for change. From pioneering research to student activism, we have never accepted the status quo. We share an equal commitment to excellence in education and excellence in research and we are on a quest to appoint people who will help us achieve our goals.

We are a top-ranking research-intensive university with one of the most internationally diverse campuses in the UK. We are committed to:

  • delivering high-quality teaching in a friendly and supportive environment;
  • internationally significant research; and
  • innovation and enterprise.

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Academic expansion

As part of a major investment in academic posts, we are looking to make over sixty appointments across our three faculties. As we celebrate our 50th anniversary, we have ambitious plans for our future and are seeking staff who share the Essex spirit.

Find out more about who we are, our philosophy and the exciting opportunities available.

Working at Essex

We encourage our staff to fulfil their potential through our full programme of training and development. We offer a range of family friendly policies and benefits and we have firm commitment to equal opportunities is central to our work and We are also proud to have received the Two Ticks - positive about disabled people accreditation.

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