Lecturer in Public Policy
UCL Department of Political Science/School of Public Policy
The appointment will be full time on UCL Grade 0. The salary range will be Grade 7 £36,424 - £39,523 per annum; Grade 8 £40,618 - £47,915 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
UCL wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Public Policy to contribute to research and teaching within the Department. We are particularly interested in applications from candidates with expertise in public policy broadly conceived to include national, international or comparative public policy.
The new Lecturer will be the Programme Director for the new undergraduate BSc degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) and will be expected to offer three courses including a new undergraduate module ‘Introduction to Public Policy’ in 2014/15 and a core PPE module ‘Introduction to Political Science’ from 2015/16. S/he will be expected to undertake research of the highest international standards within his or her own specialist field, which will contribute to the research standing of the Department.
The appointment is available from 1 September 2014.
Candidates must have a PhD in political science or a public policy-related area, a proven track record of publications in leading journals and/or major university presses and a demonstrated ability to win grant-funding. Previous experience of teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level is essential. Experience of conducting research that feeds into policy-making is desirable.
Candidates seeking to be appointed at Grade 8 will need to fulfil the additional criteria within the Further Particulars of the vacancy.
For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/jobs/ and search on Reference Number 1401824
Further information on the Department of Political Science and our teaching programmes is available on our website (www.ucl.ac.uk/spp).
Informal enquiries may be made to Professor David Coen, firstname.lastname@example.org . If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Alex Skinner (email: email@example.com / telephone: +44 (0) 207 679 4944).
Closing Date: 21st March 2014
Latest time for the submission of applications: 5 pm.
Interview Date: It is anticipated that short listed candidates will be invited to interview in late April/early May 2014
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