UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources


We're hiring: Teaching Fellow in Economics of Energy and the Environment

25 March 2017

UCL ISR and UCL Energy Institute are seeking to recruit a Teaching Fellow in Economics of Energy and the Environment

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The UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources (UCL ISR) and UCL Energy Institute are located within The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources (BSEER), with a mission to generate knowledge to promote the globally sustainable use of natural resources. 

We are seeking a Teaching Fellow for MSc in Economics and Policy of Energy and the Environment as a Deputy Course Director. We expect the candidate to continue to shape and develop the course content in conjunction with the Course Director and to take leadership of delivery of a number of modules covering the economic component of the course. The ideal candidate for the post is a person with a passion for teaching, and for supporting a world-class learning environment for our students. The post holder would be expected to undertake teaching on this course as well as supervision of MSc and PhD students.

Key requirements

A PhD in economics, including but not limited to Energy Economics, Environmental Economics and Ecological Economics, to be in the process of submitting a PhD in Economics or to have commensurate research experience in economics; ability to deliver and develop programmes of teaching at graduate level; previous experience of teaching economics at graduate or undergraduate level; experience of doing economic research using quantitative methods, providing pastoral care to students and wide exposure to administrative roles in Higher Education establishments. We are looking for a person with excellent organisational and time management skills, a passion for teaching, able to manage workload and work to deadlines. The successful applicant will help us to consolidate and improve a very successful graduate programme (80+ students) whilst forming and maintaining excellent partnerships with relevant stakeholders.

Further details 

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Liz Milner, elizabeth.milner@ucl.ac.uk, or 020 3108 5905. 

If you wish to discuss this appointment informally, please contact Paolo Agnolucci, Senior Lecturer in Environmental and Resources Economics (p.agnolucci@ucl.ac.uk or 020 7679 9050) or Will McDowall, Course Director for the MSc Economics and Policy of Energy and the Environment (w.mcdowall@ucl.ac.uk or 020 3108 5992).

Closing Date: 2 Apr 2017
Interview date: tbc

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