Course Tutor for the Atlantic Fellows Programme

London (Greater) (GB)
20 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
29 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

International Inequalities Institute

Course Tutor for the Atlantic Fellows Programme

Salary from £43,173 to £49,986 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £56,205 pa inclusive

This is a fixed term appointment for three years.

The LSE’s International Inequalities Institute (III) is seeking to appoint a Course Tutor to provide intensive mentorship support to Atlantic Non-Residential and Residential Fellows throughout the course of their fellowships, ensuring that participants develop into a cohesive community of fellows, both during and beyond the programme.  The Course Tutor will work closely with the programme’s Academic Director in designing and delivering the curriculum for Non-Residential Fellows.

The Atlantic Fellows programme, housed within the III has been awarded £64 million from Atlantic Philanthropies to host 600 Fellows over the next 20 years, starting in summer 2017. These Atlantic Fellows will all be committed to addressing inequalities, with a particular concern to share experiences from different parts of the world, especially the global south. The Atlantic Fellows programme includes diverse routes, involving MSc scholarships with additional leadership training; an innovative non-residential route for Fellows involving short courses and project work; and structured visiting Fellowship positions. The Atlantic Fellows programme will be delivered with the assistance of academic nodes in different parts of the world, and non-academic collaborating partners.

Candidates should have:
•An academic profile encompassing the study of inequalities, ideally from both local and global perspectives.
•Relevant teaching experience and the ability to deliver courses on core aspects of inequality.
•A strong understanding of the role of and the needs of change-makers who seek to foster more inclusive societies. The successful candidate will have a commitment to working with emerging leaders who are deeply engaged in tackling pressing societal issues.
•A commitment to developing the intellectual, personal, professional and leadership capacities of Atlantic Fellows.
•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as this role will involve working closely with Fellows, faculty and staff.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the job description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please go to If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please call 0207 852 3794.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 29 March 2017 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.