Vacancy: Assistant Professor Position at LSE European Institute

European Institute

Assistant Professor in Migration Studies

Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £53,004 pa inclusive

The LSE’s European Institute is an internationally-recognised centre of excellence for research and teaching on contemporary Europe.  We seek to expand our teaching and research on the challenges Europe faces in the context of increased migration and refugee flows.

We seek someone with expertise grounded in a relevant disciplinary area to our focus: e.g. political economy; political science; sociology.  The appointee will teach on the MSc International Migration and Public Policy.  Preference may be given to candidates able to contribute to other cross-disciplinary teaching within the European Institute, such as our new MSc Global Europe: Culture and Conflict.

The criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include an occupational pension scheme, a research incentive scheme with personal reward options, generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and person specification:

If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please e-mail: quoting reference 57235.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5 February 2017 (23.59 UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications.