LSE Fellow (European Security and Defence)

London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    May 04

Position description

Applications are invited for an LSE Fellowship based in the Department of International Relations to commence on the 1st September 2022. The Fellowship is a fixed-term appointment for two years.


The appointed person will contribute to research and teaching on European Security and Defence, including convening and teaching on the masters-level course European Defence and Security and other UG and PGT teaching as required.


Candidates should have:

  • successfully completed, or be close to completing, a PhD in International Relations or related discipline, by the post start date;
  • have a very good knowledge of International Relations;
  • a developing research record on European Politics, International Relations in Europe, or European Defence and Security is required;
  • excellent communication and presentation skills;
  • the ability to work in close partnership with fellow teachers and to foster an engaging and supportive learning environment;
  • a commitment to equality and diversity.


Relevant teaching experience, experience of managing and contributing to course virtual learning environments, and experience in carrying out course administration are desirable.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

An LSE Fellowship is intended to be an entry route to an academic career and is deemed by the School to be a career development position. As such, applicants who have already been employed as a LSE Fellow for three years in total are not eligible to apply. If you have any queries about this please contact the HR Division.

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