Teaching Fellow/Senior Teaching Fellow in Economics

University College London - UCL Economics

Grade 7 £34,056 - £41,163 per annum /Grade 8 £42,304 - £49,904 per annum.

To further enhance its role as a leading international academic institution, the Department of Economics wishes to appoint a Teaching Fellow in Economics.

The post-holder will play an important role in further strengthening the department’s current teaching activities. Further information about the Department of Economics is available from the department’s website at http://www.ucl.ac.uk/economics/. The post holder will be expected to contribute teaching, in the form of both lectures and tutorial classes, to a number of the department’s undergraduate modules, and to lead one or more undergraduate modules, including in particular the term 2 module World Economy.

In addition the post holder will be asked to also teach modules across our postgraduate programmes, supervise BSc and MSc dissertations and deliver pastoral care to post-graduate and undergraduate students, including acting as a personal tutor.

The role holder will also be expected to undertake activities within the wider academic context, such as supporting the Centre for Teaching and Learning Economics (CTaLE).

The appointment will be made on a Grade 7 £34,056 - £41,163 per annum (including London allowance). For an exceptional candidate an appointment as Senior Teaching Fellow at Grade 8 £42,304- £49,904 (including London Allowance) may be considered.

The post is available from 1 September 2017 and we would be looking for a candidate to start as soon thereafter as possible.

The ideal candidate will have a comprehensive knowledge of the subject area and previous experience of teaching, lecturing or other forms of public presentation in HE. They will be committed to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students.

A PhD or MSc in a relevant field or equivalent HE teaching or professional experience is essential. Experience with curriculum design and dissertation supervision is also desirable.

UCL vacancy reference: 1660094

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

For application enquiries, please contact the Departmental Manager Frank Sowrey, f.sowrey@ucl.ac.uk.

Closing Date: 20/8/2017

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

Interview Date: Week Beginning 28  August

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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