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Usawa Postdoctoral Fellow - Economics

SOAS University of London - Economics

Location: London
Salary: £37,920 to £44,543 Grade 7 - pa inclusive
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 12th January 2022
Closes: 30th January 2022
Job Ref: JP434220BloUPFE

Contract Type: Fixed Term (24 months)

SOAS University of London is the leading Higher Education institution in Europe specialising in the study of Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East.  SOAS University of London is positioned to play a leading role in reimagining higher education globally, with a new strategic plan in place as the basis for the renewal and revitalisation of the School which commits SOAS to both student responsiveness and research intensity. SOAS is moving towards a new model of international partnerships which is responsive to the transnational character of our global challenges.

About the department

The SOAS Economics Department has a mission to address the most urgent issues of our times. Today these include the rampant environmental catastrophe, historic levels of inequality, health, economic and social crises, etc. The Department exercises leadership internationally in political economy, development and heterodox economics, and does so by bringing a unique regional lens to bear on its analysis.

About the role

Usawa Post-Doctoral Fellowship is to encourage an outstanding Black and Minority Ethnic candidate to commence an academic career in the SOAS Department of Economics. With this postdoctoral research post, the Department is seeking strengthen its work on intensifying inequalities in the wake of the pandemic via a social reproduction lens. We are particularly interested in scholars who are actively building a portfolio of work that sits at the intersections of race and feminist economics, with a focus on the global South. The Department is equally keen to build a community of scholars from and working on Africa through this lens

About you

The successful candidate will be expected to pursue a research and publishing agenda of international quality within their chosen field. The successful candidate will: Publish research (individually as well as jointly) based on PhD and other projects in internationally renowned journals; Develop research proposals and grant applications for own and/ or joint research with colleagues, particularly colleagues in the Global South; Conduct individual and collaborative research projects; Help strengthen links between the Economics department and research institutions and partners in the Global South; Through research, proactively work towards the decolonising the academy; Contribute to defined teaching and administrative duties at the level of the Department.

You can find further information on the key criteria for the role in the Job Description and Person Specification, along with a full list of duties and responsibilities, which can be found on the SOAS website.

One of the world’s leading institution for the study of Asia, Africa and the Middle East

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