Job offer in england Lecturer in Applied Economics at University of Exeter

We are seeking to appoint Lecturers in applied economics, especially environmental, health, human capital, development, agricultural and resource economics and associated fields with strong empirical skills.

About you

Ideally you will have an independent empirical, internationally-recognised research programme in an active field of environmental, health, human capital, agricultural and resource economics or related applied economics field of economics and econometrics research related or complementary to existing Exeter strengths. Have experience of making significant contribution to the development and clarification of research strategy for your subject area.

You will be an innovative researcher with a strong track record of research funding and international quality publications.

You will also have:

  • A PhD (or near completion) or equivalent
  • Demonstrate a potential to attract research funding
  • Enthusiasm for delivering high quality undergraduate programmes
  • Potential to build strong connections and funded projects with business and community partners
  • A strong potential for research leadership

Applicants interested in applying for this Lecturer position must arrange for their job market paper and three reference letters to be sent to in addition to completing our brief online application. We will be interviewing in Barcelona, London and Philadelphia. Please indicate which conference you are planning to attend.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification document please click here.

Please ensure you read our Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role.

The Department of Economics at the University of Exeter Business School is a research-oriented department committed to teaching excellence. We are committed to improving our reputation for high quality research with economic and societal impact and research-led, engaging education which stretches students to achieve the highest standards, and to realise their potential to make an impact on the world.

The University of Exeter Business School (UEBS) is an interdisciplinary business school dedicated to excellence in research and teaching across the economics and management disciplines. It seeks to engage in innovative, best-in-class pedagogy for all undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and executive programmes. Bringing together inspirational and internationally respected academics from around the world in an environment that combines historical and intellectual heritage with modern facilities, UEBS is a major part of the University of Exeter.

The University of Exeter Business School aims to be ranked globally across all areas of activity and is actively pursuing AACSB accreditation to complement the current AMBA and EQUIS accreditations.

For a confidential discussion about the post you can contact Professor Brit Grosskopf (Head of Economics) by email at

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer. We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer, an Athena Swan accredited institution and a Stonewall Diversity Champion. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.