Job offer in london Assistant Professorial Lecturer at London School of Economics and Political Science

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

For this post, we particularly welcome applications by women and ethnic minorities.

Salary is competitive with peer institutions and commensurate with experience, taking into account pay equity within the Department. The salary scale starts at £54,984 per annum (pay award pending) and can be found on the LSE website

The Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science teaches and conducts cutting-edge research that is both based in and applied to the real world. We are looking for someone who is an inspirational teacher who will be a core part of the leadership team that positions our new BSc in Psychological and Behavioural Science as a leading global degree that attracts the best students from across the UK and around the world. 

Note that this is an Education Career Track (ECT) appointment.

An Assistant Professorial Lecturer will be expected to deliver excellence in course design, delivery and management, inspirational teaching, a demonstrable contribution to student learning and advice, and a strong contribution to departmental educational, administrative and collegial activities.

Candidates should have evidence of a strong track record in teaching that demonstrates an ability to teach Psychological and Behavioural Science at undergraduate level, a commitment to high-quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students, and evidence of innovation or creativity in teaching. Candidates should also have a PhD in Psychology or Behavioural Science by the post start date.

The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include occupational pension scheme, a collegial environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please go to If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email Prof Bradley Franks:  

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 10th February 2019 (23.59 UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications

Interviews will take place around March 2019.


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