Assistant Professor in International Political Economy

Location: London
Salary: £51,908 Please see advert for details
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Placed on: 18th September 2014
Closes: 31st October 2014

Salary is competitive and not less than £51,908 per annum inclusive

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Professor in International Relations (International Political Economy).

All candidates must have a research interest in International Political Economy and must also show a clear and visible strategy for future top quality research.

Candidates will need a PhD in International Political Economy or a related field, or be close to finishing. Candidates should also have a proven or developing record of publications in refereed international journals or with highly-respected book publishers based on research that is, or has the potential to be, internationally excellent and, ideally, world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour. Some experience of teaching International Political Economy at undergraduate or postgraduate level is essential.

Successful candidates should have excellent communication and leadership skills and an ability to work as part of a team with colleagues across the School.

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.

The post will start on 1 September 2015

Please see the instructions of how to apply, job description and person specification at and select “view the online recruitment system”. If you experience any issues please contact HR by e-mail to