Lecturer / senior lecturer position, University of Exeter, UK

05/04/2017 VENTE Candice


The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university that combines world-class research with very high levels of student satisfaction. Exeter has over 21,000 students from more than 130 different countries and is in the top 1% of universities in the world with 98% of its research rated as being of international quality. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today. The posts of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Public Policy will contribute to extending the research profile of Political Science - Public Policy at Exeter. This full-time post is available on a permanent basis. 


For appointments at Lecturer level the successful applicant will hold a PhD (or nearing completion) or equivalent in Politics or a closely related discipline and have an independent, internationally-recognised research programme in an active field of Public Policy research related or complementary to existing Exeter strengths. He/she will be able to demonstrate the following qualities and characteristics;  a strong record in attracting research funding, or demonstrable potential to attract such funding, teamwork skills to work in collaboration with existing group members, an active and supportive approach to inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary research that will help to foster interactions and links both within the University and externally, the attitude and ability to engage in continuous professional development, the aptitude to develop familiarity with a variety of strategies to promote and assess learning and enthusiasm for delivering undergraduate programmes.


Lecturer appointments will be made within the Education and Research job family, Grade F, salary range GBP 33,943 - GBP 41,709 per annum.


For appointments at Senior Lecturer level applicants must be qualified to PhD level in Politics: Public Policy and be able to demonstrate a strong potential for research leadership with a track record in refereed publications and proven success in significant grant capture. Previous industrial experience is also welcomed. The successful applicant will also be expected to contribute to teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels on a range of Politics: Public Policy programmes.


Senior Lecturer appointments will be made within the Education and Research job family, Grade G, salary range GBP 41,709 - GBP 55,998 per annum.


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For further information, please contact Professor Andrew Massey, email a.massey@exeter.ac.uk or telephone 01392 72 2042.