Lecturer in Economics, Teaching Focused
Salary: £34,308 to £42,155
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Thursday 08 December 2022
With over 40 members from more than 15 countries, the School of Economics at the University of Surrey (https://www.surrey.ac.uk/school-economics) enjoys a strong reputation for research and teaching in Economics, built upon a commitment to high quality research, as also evidenced by being ranked 10th in the UK in the most recent research assessment exercise (REF2021).
To support our growing student population, we would like to appoint one Lecturer (teaching focused) on a fixed term (6 months) contract, with the possibility of part-time arrangements. The successful candidate(s) will teach on our undergraduate and/or postgraduate programmes, either as a module leader or as part of a teaching team, and they will undertake administrative duties related to their teaching assignments. The post will commence in January 2023 and is fixed for 6 months.
We encourage applications from candidates with teaching experience in any area of Economics. Candidates should hold, or be close to completion of, a PhD in Economics or related field and should have previous experience of teaching in a university setting or similar environment. Resourcefulness, enthusiasm and demonstrated ability to collaborate with colleagues and to work as part of a supportive team are important traits of the successful candidate. Please submit a cover letter, indicating how your profile would enhance the School’s teaching environment, a copy of your CV, and a teaching statement.
At Surrey, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equitable opportunities for all, in the pursuit of Surrey’s vision to be a leading global University. We work together to create a truly inclusive culture. We place great value on diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds. We are seeking to increase the diversity within our community and would particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as women, people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities. Appointments will always be made on merit.
Informal enquires should be directed in the first instance to Professor Maurizio Zanardi, Head of School of Economics, via firstname.lastname@example.org
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In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate, flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.
The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all. We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community. Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.