Salary: £28,331 to £32,817
Closing Date: Monday 20 September 2021
The Department of Economics is an independent part of the Lancaster University Management School (LUMS), which is the most research-intensive business school in the UK (REF 2014). With over 45 members of staff from more than 15 countries, the department provides an international, collegial and dynamic research environment in which to develop and launch a research career. The post of Teaching Associate provides recently completed PhD students or those approaching completion, an opportunity to gain valuable teaching experience and to polish their research for publication and launch themselves onto the academic job market. To this end the position serves the purpose of career development. The Teaching Associate will undertake teaching, marking, module direction and academic administrative management activities within the Department - mainly in the provision of undergraduate tutorial and lab classes. The opportunity to provide lectures may also be available. Teaching activities are likely to be in one or more of the following subject areas: microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics but participation in more specialised elective courses could also be possible.
Applicants should complete an online application, submitting a cover letter, CV, and summary of teaching evaluations.
Three letters of reference should be emailed to Sarah Ross firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will be held week commencing 27 September 2021.
You will join us on an indefinite contract however, the role remains contingent on internal funding which, at this time is due to come to an end on 31 July 2022.
Please direct informal enquiries to Professor Themis Pavlidis, Head of the Economics Department: email@example.com
We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.