Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in International Security

University College London - UCL - Department of Political Science

School of Public Policy

The appointment will be on UCL Grade. The salary range will be Grade 7: £37,936 - £41,163 per annum / Grade 8: £42,304 - £49,904 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

UCL wishes to appoint a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) or Lecturer (Assistant Professor) to contribute to research and teaching within the Department of Political Science in the School of Public Policy. We desire applications from candidates with research and teaching interests in all areas of International Security and Conflict. We are particularly interested in candidates that will complement and contribute to our existing research clusters and programmes in the areas of international peace and security, foreign policy analysis, terrorism and conflict.

The new appointment will be the Programme Director for the MSc Security Studies; and contribute to teaching and supervision on the Department’s affiliate undergraduate, MSc and PhD programmes.

In addition to contributing to the teaching requirements of the department, the new appointment will be expected to undertake research of the highest international standards within his or her own specialist field which will add to the research standing and culture of the Department and School.

The appointment is available from 1 September 2017.

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. Experience of conducting research that feeds into policy-making could be an advantage.

UCL vacancy reference : 1590805

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below. Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Neil Mitchell, n.mitchell@ucl.ac.uk . If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Ajay Patel, Finance and Staffing Administrator, email: ajay.patel@ucl.ac.uk tel: +44 (0)20 7679 4944.

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: 30 November 2016

We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

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