Assistant or Associate Professor in Gender and International Relations
LSE is currently advertising for an Assistant or Associate Professor in International Relations with a specialism in Gender and IR.
Anyone interested in the post should follow the link below and/or contact John Sidel (firstname.lastname@example.org) who is leading the search.
London School of Economics and Political Science Department of International Relations
Assistant or Associate Professor in International Relations (Gender and International Relations)
Assistant Professor : Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £52,427 per annum inclusive
Associate Professor : Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £62,514 per annum inclusive
We are looking to recruit an Assistant or Associate Professor in International Relations (Gender and International Relations). Candidates must state, in their cover letter, whether their application is for the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level. The criteria that will be used when shortlisting and selecting for this post can be found on the person specification for Assistant Professor and on the person specification for Associate Professor. These documents are attached to the vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system. The successful candidate must fulfil all the essential criteria of the relevant person specification.
All candidates must have a research interest in gender and international relations and show a clear and visible strategy for future top quality research. All candidates must also demonstrate research and teaching interests linked to one or more of the Department’s four research and teaching clusters : statecraft and diplomacy ; international law, institutions and ethics ; international political economy ; and international theory.
To be considered for an Assistant Professor role, candidates will need a completed or nearly completed PhD in international relations or a related field by 1 September 2016. Candidates should also have a proven or developing record of publications in refereed international journals or with highly-respected book publishers based on research that is, or has the potential to be, internationally excellent and, ideally, world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour. Some experience of teaching gender and international relations at the undergraduate or postgraduate level is desirable.
To be considered for an Associate Professor role, candidates will need a PhD in International Relations or a related field and an outstanding record of publications in refereed international journals and, where applicable, with highly respected book publishers. Candidates should have an internationally recognised academic profile based on research that is, or has the proven potential to be, world leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour. A significant track record of excellence in teaching international relations at the undergraduate or postgraduate levels, ideally in teaching gender and international relations, is essential.
Successful candidates should have excellent communication and leadership skills and an ability to work as part of a team with colleagues across the School. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to high quality teaching.
In addition to a competitive salary, the benefits that come with this job include an occupational benefits 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.
The post will start on 1 September 2016.
Please ensure that you specify which level you are applying for in your application. To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/jobs.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 22 January 2015 (23.59 UK time).
We are unable to accept any late applications.