|Salary:||Competitive salary for an outstanding candidate. Professorial Grade|
|Placed On:||20th May 2022|
|Closes:||30th September 2022|
School of Government
College of Social Sciences
Location: University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham UK
The Institute of Local Government Studies (INLOGOV) in the School of Government at the University of Birmingham seeks outstanding candidates who will provide significant strategic leadership in teaching, research, engagement and impact in the field. The successful candidate(s) will have an outstanding reputation and recognition from key stakeholders, based on significant and sustained achievements which have a major influence in the discipline, policy and practice.
We are particularly interested in hearing from applicants with research and teaching expertise in the following sub-disciplines:
With over 50 years of experience working with local and (inter)national governments and the public sector, INLOGOV creates new thinking with public practitioners and is the leading UK centre for the study of public management, policy and governance. We seek colleagues who can both undertake pioneering research and develop exciting and intellectually stimulating teaching. In return, INLOGOV provides a supportive and collegial environment, enabling colleagues to engage internationally, strengthen networks and deliver excellent teaching, research and impact.
We offer an exciting range of postgraduate degree programmes, with a thriving doctoral research community. Our postgraduate programmes include a full-time on-campus Public Management MSc, an on-line Master of Public Administration, a blended Executive Apprenticeship in Public Leadership and Management, MOOCs and micro-credentials, and postgraduate research degrees. We pride ourselves with offering interdisciplinary research-driven teaching to a diverse and expanding student community.
Building on our rich history of research addressing the institutional and political life of local government and public management, our research now reaches beyond these traditional structures and actors to address governance, democracy, leadership, participation, policy-making and service delivery at and across multiple scales and issues. Our vibrant international research community of early-career and established researchers help to address a range of important global challenges through work on sustainable mobility, institutional design, wellbeing and digitisation.
Informal enquiries are welcomed – please contact one of the following: Jason Lowther (Director of INLOGOV) at J.Lowther@bham.ac.uk or Professor René Lindstädt (Head of School of Government) at R.Lindstaedt@bham.ac.uk
Closing date: 30.09.22 (We will start reviewing applications on 30th June and will invite for interview shortly thereafter if we have a sufficient number of suitable applicants. If all positions are filled prior to the final closing date (30 Sept), we may close the advert, so we encourage early applications).
To download the details of this position and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below, please quote the appropriate Job Ref 38090 in all enquiries, alternatively information can be obtained from http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/jobs/index.aspx
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