Lecturer in International Political Economy (Education & Research)

City, University of London
  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jun 16

Position description

Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location. 

City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% at postgraduate level), from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last decade City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research. During this period City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university.

 

Background

In the last decade City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research. During this period City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university

The School of Arts & Social Sciences is an internationally excellent centre of research and learning on the human condition in all its dimensions. It is a large and vibrant School with around 4,200 students and over 300 staff in seven Departments: The School will be embarking on an exciting period of change for the new academic year, creating the School of Communication and Creativity, consisting of Journalism, Performing Arts, Media, Culture and Creative Industries together with a new School of Policy and Global Affairs comprising of Economics, International Politics and Sociology & Criminology.

 

Responsibilities

The Department of International Politics in the School of Arts & Social Sciences is a leading centre for research and undergraduate and postgraduate education. It has strength in four core areas of research in international relations: International Political Economy, Foreign Policy & Diplomacy, International History and Comparative Politics. The Department hosts the City Political Economy Research Centre (CITYPERC), the Centre for International Policy Studies (CIPS) and the new Centre for Modern History.

 

Person Specification

The Department is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic as Lecturer in International Political Economy (IPE). The successful candidate will have a PhD in International Political Economy or cognate field. We are open to applications from all areas of the discipline. You will have established a record of 4* world-leading or 3* internationally excellent research and contribute to the delivery of the Department’s undergraduate and postgraduate education. The Lecturer will deliver exciting and challenging education in IPE, will contribute to development of new programmes and collaborations across the School and University. You will support, supervise and mentor students, fostering a positive learning environment. Undertake administrative duties at Programme, Departmental, School and University level and will maintain excellent and collegial communications with staff and students.

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