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Lecturer in International Politics

Politics, Philosophy and Religion
Salary:   £35,845 to £40,322
Closing Date:   Monday 10 February 2020
Interview Date:   Monday 09 March 2020
Reference:  A2930

Lancaster University’s Department of Politics Philosophy and Religion invites applications for a full-time, permanent Teaching and Research Lecturer position in International Politics.

You will have completed your PhD in Politics and/or International Relations, be an engaged researcher, have teaching experience in Higher Education, and possess relevant administrative skills. You will contribute to departmental teaching and supervise dissertations and PhDs, especially in the area of International Politics. Applicants with research and teaching interests in one or more of the following are encouraged to apply: comparative politics; US foreign policy; global South; politics of natural resources. We particularly welcome applicants proficient in IR theory and/or quantitative methods and who are excited by the possibilities of belonging to a dynamic, multidisciplinary department.

Politics, Philosophy and Religion an exciting, interdisciplinary research-oriented and student-focussed department. Home to academics from a range of different disciplines and diverse scholarly interests, the department was ranked third in the 2014 UK Research Excellence Framework, while our undergraduate programmes are consistently rated in the UK top ten for their subject areas.

You will receive training, mentoring and opportunities for Professional Development.

You should base your application on the relevant job description and person specification.

For informal enquiries, please contact the Head of Department Professor Andrew Dawson by email

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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