Lecturer in US Politics and Policy

London, United Kingdom
£41,682 - £44,015 (Grade 5) 
05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Department: School of Politics & International Relations
Salary: £41,682 - £44,015 (Grade 5) 
Location: Mile End
Closing date: 24-Jun-2019 


Applications are invited for a fixed-term Lectureship in US Politics and Policy. We seek to appoint an experienced lecturer to teach and convene modules in Politics, primarily in the area of US Politics and Policy, plus provide supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations, and academic advising of undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Politics and / or relevant professional qualification and / or equivalent professional experience, together with the ability to deliver teaching and assessment at undergraduate and postgraduate level in the subject areas of Politics, specifically US Politics and Policy.

The post is full time, for twelve months, starting from 1st September 2019. Starting salary will be in the range £41,682 - £44,015 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

The School welcomes applications from women and ethnic minority candidates, as they are currently under-represented.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Kimberly Hutchings at k.hutchings@qmul.ac.uk or on 020 7882 8586.

Details about the school can be found at www.politics.qmul.ac.uk

To apply, please click on the link below.

The closing date for applications is 24 June 2019.

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

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