Lecturer in Economics

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: London, ENGLAND

Reference Number
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School / Service
School of Arts and Social Sciences
Department of Economics
Contract Duration
Salary Range (£)
42955 to 51260


City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City is in the UK’s top twenty (Guardian University Guide) and the world’s top four per cent (Times Higher Education World University Rankings). City attracts around 19,500 students (35% postgraduate), is well above the sector average for graduate employability in most subjects, is in the top ten in the UK for starting salaries and is second in London for student satisfaction. City joined the University of London in 2016.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in academic staff, estate and systems and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026.

The Department of Economics in the School of Arts & Social Sciences is a leading centre for research and undergraduate and postgraduate education. The Research Excellence Framework confirmed the high quality of its research as 54% was graded as world-leading or internationally excellent. 


The Department is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic to a Lectureship in Economics.  The appointed individual will demonstrate existing or emerging world-leading or internationally excellent research and the ability to educate and supervise at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Additional Information

The successful candidate will be expected to take up the position on 1st September 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

For an informal discussion, please contact the Head of Department, Dr Javier Ortega
(e: javier.ortega.1@city.ac.uk ; t: +44 (0)20 7040 8533).

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and other benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date: 11.59pm on 14th May 2017.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity.

Academic excellence for business and the professions.

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