Assistant Professor in Environment

3 days left

London (GB)
15 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

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Department of Geography and Environment

Assistant Professor in Environment

Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £53,004 pa inclusive

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Professor in Environment to join a strong and growing environmental research group including environmental policy experts and environmental geographers in addition to environmental economists in the Department of Geography and Environment, one of the leading departments in the country as ranked in 2014 Research Excellent Framework.

Candidates should have (or be close to finishing) a PhD, in relevant fields of environmental social sciences, and a track record or trajectory of internationally excellent publications in top journals based on research relevant to environmental policy and governance. The ability to teach environmental policy and governance at graduate level and elements of environment (social and/or natural science) at undergraduate level is essential to the post.

The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.
In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include a defined benefits pension scheme, a research incentive scheme with personal reward options, generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.

To apply for this post, please click here. If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please e-mail or contact the recruitment team at 020 7107 5205.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 31 October 2016 (23.59 UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications.