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Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Applied Microeconomics

Salary:   £51,630 to £58,089
Closing Date:   Friday 07 December 2018
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  A2462

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 40 members of faculty from more than 15 countries, the Department provides an international, collegial and dynamic research environment with a commitment to world-class academic excellence.

We are currently looking to fill one or more positions at the level of Senior Lecturer (i.e., equivalent to Associate Professor) in Applied Microeconomics. In particular, you should have research interests in Development Economics, and/or Labour Economics, and/or Public Economics. You should have a good track record in one of these fields, including recent publications in internationally recognised journals, success in module development and curriculum innovation, and some experience on administrative duties. You will be expected to participate fully in the intellectual life of the department, to maintain a high quality research agenda that reaches out to external networks of collaborators as well as contributing to research activities within the Department and the Faculty. This will include participating in externally funded collaborative research projects as well as seeking funding for one’s own projects. The teaching responsibilities will consist of a contribution to core subjects at any level as well to the research areas of the jobholder, as well as supervision of MSc and PhD students.

To apply online please click the apply button below. Please submit a cover letter, a copy of your CV, a sample of research papers and the names of three referees. Applications will be reviewed starting in mid November 2018 until the position is filled.

Please direct informal enquiries to Professor Maurizio Zanardi (, Head of the Economics Department. Details of the activities of the department can be found at and information about the Management School as a whole can be found at  

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