Lecturer in Economics & Senior Lecturer in Health/Applied Econ
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Royal Holloway, University of London
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Location of job: Egham Hill, Egham, TW20 0EX, United Kingdom
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 2
Target date for applications: 15 May 2022
Application deadline: 25 May 2022 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 29 May 2022
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting June, 2022.
Ad text:

The Department of Economics invites applications for two positions- Lecturer (Assistant Professor) and Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at Royal Holloway, University of London. We welcome applications in all fields of economics. The Senior Lectureship position will have a specific focus on health / applied economics.

About you

We seek strong academic candidates who can join our dynamic team to deliver outstanding research and teaching. We expect candidates to have clear potential to publish in the top general and field journals in Economics. You should have completed a PhD in Economics. You will be expected to contribute significantly to the department’s research strategy, be active in attracting research income and generating research impact. Applicants should possess the broad range of skills needed to teach effectively and creatively and should be able to contribute to and develop our teaching portfolio. The position with a focus on health / applied economics will support the development and launch of a new Masters programme in global health economics.

About us

The Department of Economics is a top 10 research department in the UK (based on the 2014 Research Excellence Framework) with strengths in all major fields of economics, and 7th in the UK for economic impact. We have a thriving undergraduate programme, offer a range of Masters and a PhD programme. We are part of the School of Law and Social Sciences. We are located on Royal Holloway’s attractive historic campus near Windsor and are an active member of the thriving London research community. Please find more information about us here.

Royal Holloway is an equal opportunity employer committed to the diversity of their staff and students. We are a family friendly workplace offering subsidised nursery access.

Our dedication to improving the gender and diversity gap in economics is evidenced by the College’s Bronze Athena Swan award, and the promotion of Gender-focussed research and impact through the school’s Gender Institute. The department of economics ranks among the top departments in the UK for social mobility.

Application procedure

Applicants must apply online by May 25, 2022. Please submit a cover letter, CV, your job market paper, and two letters of reference through Econjobmarket. Additional papers / supplementary material may be uploaded, but are not required.

Salary range:

£44,283-£52,430 per annum for Lecturer and £53,933-£62,156 per annum for Senior Lecturer - including London Allowance. A market supplement of £9000 (for Lecturer) and £16,000 (for Senior Lecturer) will be paid in addition to salary.

For general enquiries about the position please contact Melanie Luhrmann at: melanie.luhrmann@rhul.ac.uk

Submission materials required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Cover letter
  • Video presentation of job market paper (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 2
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