Lecturer in Quantitative Political Science
1 November 2013
Department of Political Science/School of Public Policy
Salary (inclusive of London allowance):
Salary will be on the UCL Lecturer A or B salary scale grade 7, (£36,064-39,132 per annum), and grade 8, (£40,216-£43,668 per annum).
Duties and Responsibilities
UCL wishes to appoint a lecturer to contribute to research and teaching within the Department of Political Science/School of Public Policy. The new lecturer will undertake research of the highest international standards within his or her own specialist field, which will contribute to the research standing and culture of the Department. S/he will be a core member of the UCL-IOE ‘Q-Step Centre’, one of 15 new Centres established as part of a multi-million pound, innovative new programme designed to promote a step-change in quantitative social science training for undergraduates, funded by the Nuffield Foundation, the Economic and Social Research Council and the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
The post-holder will provide teaching on the core quantitative research methods modules for the Centre, as well as teaching within the School’s other programmes and supervise PhD students.
This appointment is available from 1 September 2014.
Applications are welcome from any sub-field in political science, but we are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in the fields of political behaviour, security, international political economy, comparative politics, development and/or public policy. Candidates must have a PhD (at the time of appointment) in political science or a public policy related area and a track record of publications in leading journals. Evidence of excellence in teaching and the ability to attract grant-funding is highly desired.
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29 Nov 2013 at 5pm
Interviews will be held in January 2014
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