Lecturer/Senior Lecturer: Economics and Finance of the Built Environment

University College London - The Bartlett School of Construction & Project Management

The appointment will be on UCL Grade. The salary range will be Grade 7 £34,056 - £41,163 per annum, Grade 8 £42,304 - £49,904 per annum, Grade 9 £54,240 - £58,978 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management is one of the world’s leading academic centres of excellence in the management of projects and construction economics.

The School seeks to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Economics and Finance of the Built Environment who will continue to build the excellent international reputation in the School for first-class research and teaching.

The successful applicant will be expected to carry out teaching, research, knowledge transfer and policy development in the economics and finance of the built environment, preferably focusing on areas relating to real estate finance, project appraisal, infrastructure investment and/or construction economics.

The appointee should be an economist and is likely to have a PhD (or close to completion). They will also need a solid grounding in economics and finance supported by a good knowledge of microeconomics, corporate finance, real estate and/or construction economics.

The postholder will require an understanding of, or an interest in themes relating to the economics and finance of the built environment - for example analysis of construction and other projects, infrastructure economics and finance, real estate economics and finance, investment analysis and project finance.

The successful candidate is expected to have knowledge of leading edge research in, or applicable to, one or more of the areas listed below: Financial analysis of infrastructure, construction and real estate investments; microeconomic analysis of transaction costs, agency problems, information asymmetry and strategic decision-making in construction and infrastructure; macroeconomic analysis of infrastructure, construction and real estate - including fiscal and monetary policy implications; political economy of regulation applied to construction and infrastructure; financial management of construction projects; the structure, strategy, organisation and performance of the construction sector and/or construction firms - in developed economies and/or developing/emerging markets; other themes relating to the economics and finance of the built environment.

UCL vacancy reference: 1606947.

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.

If you have any academic queries please contact either Professor Michelle Baddeley on +44 (0)203 108 3218 email: m.baddeley@ucl.ac.uk, or Dr D'Maris Coffman on +44 (0)203 108 3357 email: d.coffman@ucl.ac.uk.

Closing Date: 2 January 2017.

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

Interview Date: TBC.

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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