Job offer in london LSE Fellow in EU Politics at London School of Economics and Political Science

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

This is a fixed term appointment from 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018 at 0.75FTE.

LSE’s European Institute teaches and researches processes of integration and fragmentation within Europe. Its research has been ranked first in the UK in last two national research exercises.

The successful candidate will teach on the MSc in EU Politics, for example EU421 (Policy-Making in the European Union) and/or EU435 (History and Theory of European Integration) and/or EU458 (Identity, Community and the ‘Problem of Minorities’) and may contribute to our professional skills programme. You will act as Academic Adviser to EU Politics students, undertake exam marking, provide some research assistance, and also perform such administrative duties as required by the Head of the European Institute.

You will have an emerging record of teaching and research in EU politics and you will have a completed or nearly completed PhD in a relevant subject by 1 June 2017. You will also possess excellent written and oral communication skills and offer a commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave, and excellent 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 queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please email:

The closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 27 April 2017 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Interviews are currently expected to be held the w/c 22 May.

An LSE Fellowship is intended to be an entry route to an academic career and is deemed by the School to be a career development position. As such, applicants who have already been employed as a LSE Fellow for three years in total are not eligible to apply. If you have any queries about this please contact the HR Division.