Lecturer in Economics

Southampton, United Kingdom
£30,942 to £49,553 per annum
Jun 10, 2021
End of advertisement period
Jul 07, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time


Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £30,942 to £49,553 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Wednesday 07 July 2021
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1389221CC

The Department of Economics at the University of Southampton is seeking to make an appointment at Lecturer (Assistant Professor) level in Economics (The successful applicant will be appointed as either a Level 4 or Level 5 Lecturer dependent on qualifications and experience). The post is expected to commence in September 2021 (starting date is negotiable) and is permanent subject to a probationary period. 

The University of Southampton ranks in the top 1% of world Universities and is one of the UK’s top 15 research intensive universities. The Economics Department has an outstanding reputation for high quality applied and theoretical research in all core areas of Economics. Candidates from all fields of Economics with strong research background, a demonstrated ability to publish in leading international journals and excellent teaching skills are encouraged to apply.   

Expectations from the post holder include: Developing and maintaining a high quality research agenda that leads to publications in top journals and grant applications; teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels; research supervision at Masters and PhD levels and contributing to the administration of the Department. Successful applicants should have a PhD or equivalent qualifications and experience. 

As part of the School of Economic, Social and Political Sciences, the Department of Economics is committed to promoting equality and diversity. The School received the Athena SWAN Bronze Award in 2018, demonstrating this commitment. We welcome all applicants regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. 

Interviews are expected to take place in July 2021. Informal enquiries may be addressed via email to Professor Corrado Giulietti, Head of the Department, at

The research interests and relevant publications of current members of Economics, including further information on all aspects of the Department, can be found on our web pages    

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Hannah Farrance (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2750 or email  Please quote reference 1389221CC on all correspondence.