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Lecturers in Economics (Teaching and Research)

University of Birmingham - Birmingham Business School

Location: Birmingham
Salary: £42,149 to £50,296 With potential progression once in post to £56,587 a year.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 13th September 2021
Closes: 4th October 2021
Job Ref: 98131

Birmingham Business School: working for a responsible future

Ranked amongst the world’s top 100 institutions, the University of Birmingham is an elite establishment that offers an inspirational research and learning environment.

Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham is a world-leading institution and global thought leader in responsible business.  Our vision is to inspire curiosity within our students and drive positive change within all fields of business and economics, locally and globally.  We are committed to producing forward-thinking leaders and to developing high quality, impactful research. We hold triple-crown accreditation with EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB. 

Birmingham Business School is a major player in business education, providing a wide variety of internationally regarded programmes across a range of business disciplines.

There has never been a better time to join Birmingham Business School. Our continued commitment to providing an exceptional standard of research and education has seen recent investment in the building of a multi-million pound extension to our University House facility, providing additional state-of-the-art teaching and learning spaces for students, and new offices for faculty. 

If you are looking to develop your academic career in a strong and ambitious research-led School, then we are keen to hear from you. Please follow the links below to review the full range of posts available and the job descriptions and person specifications. Posts will be located at our Edgbaston campus though there are also opportunities to teach in Dubai or Singapore.

The Department of Economics, part of Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham, is seeking to appoint exceptional candidates up to three Lecturers in any area of economics.

Successful applicants will undertake research of international excellence and contribute to knowledge exchange activities relative to their discipline. They will also contribute to learning and teaching on new and established programmes and undertake leadership and service activities in line with the Department, School and College’s strategic objectives.

The Department of Economics has a long and strong research tradition. It is also one of the biggest economics departments in the UK having more than 60 members of staff covering the fields of Econometrics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Trade, Energy, Environmental Economics and Behavioural/Experimental economics.

Person Specification

  • Normally, a higher degree relevant to the research/teaching area (usually PhD), or close to completion, or equivalent qualifications
  • Extensive research/teaching experience and scholarship within subject specialism
  • Proven ability to devise, advise on and manage learning/ research
  • Skills in managing, motivating and mentoring others successfully at all levels

Informal enquiries can be made to the Head of the Department of Economics, Prof Anindya Banerjee (

Closing date: 4.10.21  

Reference: 98131

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