LSE Fellow in Environment

London School of Economics and Political Science - Department Of Geography and Environment

Location:London

Salary:£34,736 to £42,019 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £45,212

Hours:Full Time

Contract Type:Fixed-Term/Contract

 

Placed on:18th December 2017

Closes:15th January 2018

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Fixed-term for 17 months from March 2018

LSE Fellows contribute to the scholarship and intellectual life of the School by conducting teaching and research which will enhance the School’s reputation as a research-led teaching institution, with appropriate mentoring from department. You will contribute to teaching in the Department at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as carrying out administrative duties.    

You will have a PhD in a relevant field of the environmental social sciences, or be close to completing one, by the post start date. In addition, you will have a very good knowledge of a field of environmental social science: in particular, the ability to teach environmental science & policy, environmental geography and/or global governance.  You will also have a developing research record in a field of environmental social science.

Relevant teaching experience including assessing courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level would be an advantage.  You must have the ability to demonstrate excellent communication and presentations skills and have the ability to foster an engaging and supportive 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 documentjob description and the person specification.

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 g.atkinson@lse.ac.uk.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 15th January 2018 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

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.

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