Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Finance
Department of Political Science/School of Public Policy
Salary (inclusive of London allowance)
Grade 7: £37,152 – £40,313 per annum; Grade 8: £41,430 – £48,873 per annum;
Grade 9 Senior Lecturer £53,119 – £57,760 per annum
Duties and Responsibilities
UCL wishes to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Finance to contribute to research and teaching within the Department. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in the fields of public policy and especially in public finance and budgeting. The new Lecturer will deliver one core module on ‘Public Finance and Budgeting’ to students on the new MPA in Public Administration and Managementwithin the Department of Political Science. In addition, they will make a contribution to existing modules and/or create and develop a new course that complements current offerings in the department. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake research of the highest international standards within his or her own specialist field, which will contribute to the research standing of the Department. The appointment is available from 1st August 2015.
Candidates must have a PhD in political science or a public policy-related area, a proven track record of publications in leading journals and/or major university presses and a demonstrated ability to win grant-funding. Previous experience of teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate level and an excellent understanding of public finance is essential.
Candidates wishing to be considered for the role of Lecturer (Grade 8) or Senior Lecturer (Grade 9) would need to fulfil the additional criteria as specified in full detail within the attached Person Specification.
A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy, please click ‘Apply Now’ button at bottom of http://www.ucl.ac.uk/spp/spp-news-important/1442392.
Informal inquiries may be made to Dr Marc Esteve (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Alex Skinner (email:email@example.com / telephone: +44 (0) 207 679 4944).
We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
UCL Taking Action for Equality
27 Nov 2014 at 5pm.
It is anticipated that short listed candidates will be invited to interview in the week commencing 12th January 2014.
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