Lecturer A in Economics (Part Time)

Coventry University London

Part Time (0.5 FTE) – 1 Year Fixed Term

Coventry University London was founded in October 2010 and now has over 18 different degree programmes. Coventry University London is a teaching and learning-led as well as research informed institution, with strong links to the industry and is focused on providing opportunities for learning that develop career-ready, and global enterprising graduates.

Coventry University London is a part of the Coventry University Group. Coventry University was ranked 12th in the Guardian University Guide 2018, after being named “University of the Year” in the 2015 Times Higher Education (THE) Awards and UK’s top new University at the Guardian and the Complete University Guide’s ranking for 2018. It has also achieved a Teaching Excellence framework Gold rating for teaching excellence. Coventry University is focused on growing its excellence in teaching as well as developing its reach across the UK and internationally.

The Department of Accounting, Finance and Energy offers a number of undergraduate and postgraduate courses and Economics modules are taught at both levels. Coventry University London has a dedicated facility which houses Bloomberg terminals, and campus based platform access to S&P Capital IQ.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Economics to support the delivery of our Economics modules. The post holder will contribute to delivering the Institution’s mission which is to deliver career-ready, global enterprising graduates by providing a real business and professional experience that is tailored to individual talents and future career ambitions. Applications are welcome from candidates with expertise in all fields of Economics with a preference in applied economics.

We are seeking for applicants with excellent academic qualifications and research experience. Applicants should be active researchers and are expected to have completed a PhD in Economics or to be working towards completion. Successful applicants are expected to engage actively with the teaching, research, enterprise and employer engagement work of the department. A desire to contribute to the futures of students by preparing them for successful careers is essential. The achievement and satisfaction of our students is our top priority.

You will have substantial, demonstrable experience of teaching and supporting students with state-of-the-art learning methods, research informed teaching and up to date quality resource material.

As a lecturer, you will contribute to the teaching and administration at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the subject areas of:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Econometrics
  • Financial Economics

Coventry University London is based in the heart of the City of London with easy transport links through London Liverpool Street and Moorgate stations.

For further information, please contact Dr Zhen Ye (Peter), Principal Lecturer in Finance, by email at peter.ye@coventry.ac.uk 

Closing date for applications:  Wednesday 25th October 2017.

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