Lecturer – Political Economy

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job description

You will further the School’s reputation in Politics and International Relations, with a specialism in Political Economy, from all subfields but especially in developing or emerging economies (e.g. in Asia, Latin America, Russia and Eastern Europe).

You will demonstrate commitment, experience, achievement and outstanding potential reflected in a growing teaching and supervisory portfolio. You must present a research profile, in both experience to date and in future potential, which is at the forefront of their area of activity. You will also be expected to play a full part in the collegial life of the Subject Group and the School.

These two full time, open ended position are available from 1 September 2018. Consideration may be given to these posts being part time, however the part time nature of the post must not be less than 0.8fte (28 hours per week).

The salary for these posts will be UE08 – £39,992 – £ 47,722 pro rata

Closing date: Wednesday 23 May 2018 at 5pm (GMT)

How to apply

Application information

The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1583, is an internationally renowned centre for teaching and research in Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, a country within the United Kingdom, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The university is deeply embedded in the fabric of the city, with many of the iconic buildings in the historic Old Town belonging to the university.