Lecturer in Global Political Communication

Egham, Surrey
£42,126 to £49,856 per annum - including London Allowance
14 May 2018
End of advertisement period
23 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Politics & International Relations is ranked 10th in the U.K. in research intensity. It is home to six research centres:

Centre for International Public Policy

Centre for Islamic & West Asian Studies

Centre for Politics of Africa, Asia & The Middle East

Contemporary Political; Theory Research Group

Democracy and Elections Unit

New Political Communications Unit

We welcome applications from political communication scholars whose research and teaching lie within global politics and/or international relations. We seek a candidate with a specialism in one of the following: global news and journalism; data, ethics, and capitalism; communication and climate, security or development politics; computational propaganda and public diplomacy; and/or political communication in comparative and/or regional perspective. Candidates should offer a demonstrable record of or a clear path towards achieving world-class research using different methods. The essential criteria for this role is educated to PhD level.

This is a full time and permanent post, available from 1 September 2018. This post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Sandra Halperin, Head of Department at or +44 (0)1784 414 130/(0)1784 276 315.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit The Human Resources Department can be contacted with queries by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0318-116

Closing Date: Midnight, 23rd May 2018

Interview Date: To be confirmed 

We particularly welcome female applicants as they are under-represented at this level in the Department of Politics and International Relations within Royal Holloway, University of London.