Teaching Fellow in Political Theory

Egham, United Kingdom
13 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Departmentof Politics & International Relations is ranked 10th in the 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 are seeking to appoint a two-year Teaching Fellow who can contribute to at least two of our three core undergraduate courses – Classic Readings, Modern Political Thought, and Contemporary Political Theory – and who can also support Masters teaching particularly on the MA Philosophy Programme, which includes a Political Philosophy pathway led by the Department’s political theorists. We anticipate teaching needs in European political theory during the second year of this position.

This is a full time position, available from September 2018 for two years. 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 Nathan Widder, Professor of Political Theory, at or +44 (0)1784 414 127/(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: or via telephone on: +44 (0)1784 276540.

Please quote the reference: 0718-278

Closing Date: Midnight, 10 August 2018

Interview Date: To be confirmed