Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Royal Holloway, University of London
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Lecturer
Location of job: Egham Hill, Egham, TW20 0EX, United Kingdom
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2023-09-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 31 Jan 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2022.
Ad text:

The Department of Economics at Royal Holloway University of London invites applications for a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) position.

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 journals in Economics. You should have completed or be close to completing 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 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.

Applications in all fields of economics are welcome. We especially encourage applicants in Health Economics to support the launch of our new Masters in Global Health Economics.

About us

The Department of Economics offers a stimulating research environment with strengths in all major fields of economics. According to the Research Excellence Framework 2021, 98% of our research is world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*). We have a large undergraduate programme, offer a range of Masters and a PhD programme. We 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.

The posts are all based on Royal Holloway’s historic campus in Egham, Surrey and within commuting distance from London.

Application procedure

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

Salary range

£45,548 - £53,939 per annum including London Allowance. A market supplement of £9,000 will be paid in addition to salary.


Interviews will be conducted though the European Job Market virtual meetings held on 12-14 December, 2022.

For general enquiries about the position please contact Ija Trapeznikova (ija.trapeznikova[at]rhul.ac.uk)

Featured postings All postings