Lecturer in Economics

North Lanarkshire
AC3 £44,045 - £49,552 per annum
Tuesday, 6 April 2021
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 5 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Business and Creative Industries
Lanarkshire Campus 

Lecturer in Economics REQ001117
AC3 £44,045 - £49,552 per annum
35 hours per week

In 2021, the UWS School of Business and Creative Industries is continuing to make a significant investment in academic posts to support its strategic development and to help further position the School as a key player locally, nationally and internationally.

We’re seeking applications from individuals to join the School’s Division of Management, Organisations and People in the role of a Lecturer in Economics.  You will have the opportunity to carry out teaching, research, enterprise, and knowledge exchange activities.

You should have a relevant degree and be qualified to postgraduate/PhD level. Ideally, you will have practical experience in industry and able to develop and lead projects in partnership with external stakeholders as well as to engage in teaching and other scholarly activities. You will be able to demonstrate a commitment to delivering high quality teaching and supporting an outstanding student experience.  You should have experience of delivering and developing modules in economics (undergraduate and post-graduate levels); and experience of hybrid delivery of learning and teaching and of use of authentic/real-world assessment approaches. 

You will contribute to the School’s growing research, enterprise and  knowledge exchange activities building on our recent strong performance in this area. 

You’ll be joining us at a very exciting time in our development and would become part of a dedicated team offering support and guidance to our students. You will have opportunities to help build the reputation and profile of our School as a leading contributor to the economic and social development of the communities in which we work as well as engage in exciting international opportunities.

Informal enquiries in the first instance, can be made to Ron Livingstone, Head of Division, by email to: 

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at  

Closing date: 05 May 2021 
Interviews will take place between: 19 May 2021 to 31 May 2021

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.