Chair of International Political Economy

King's College London - European & International Studies

The salary will be paid on the Professorial scale, from £64,979 plus £2,923 per annum London Allowance.

This post will be Indefinite.

King’s College London with its 200 years of heritage is recognized today as a world-leading research university, ranked 7th in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. We understand the need to turn original thinking into everyday application, encouraging curiosity to develop work that makes an impact on society and global issues. Great names from King’s are continuing to change the world.

The College wishes to appoint a Chair of International Political Economy (IPE), hosted in the Department of European & International Studies (EIS) within the School of Politics & Economics (SPE). The post is tenable from September 2018. The appointee will be expected to exercise academic leadership in EIS’ aim to become internationally recognised as a centre of excellence in the field of IPE and the leading centre for research on the crisis and limitations of European and global order. Applications from suitable candidates any area of IPE are welcome. However, preference may be given to candidates who can collaborate with our colleagues in the Department of Political Economy to develop an M. Sc. programme in Economics and Public Policy. As a Chair of IPE, the appointee will combine excellence in teaching, at undergraduate and graduate levels, have a track record of attracting funded research, and a significant publication profile in order to make a strong contribution to the next Research Excellence Framework. The appointee will contribute to the intellectual and strategic leadership of the Department, ensuring the delivery of world-leading research and teaching in a thriving inter-disciplinary based department.

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Professor Magnus Ryner,

To apply for this role, please go to the King’s College London HireWire Job Board and register to download and submit the specified application form.

The deadline for applications is midnight on 26th February 2018

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