Two positions: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Political Theory

Two positions: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Political Theory Closing date :11/03/2013
Reference :HUM-02340
Faculty / Organisational unit :Humanities
School / Directorate :School of Social Sciences
Division :Politics
Salary : £33,230 to £56,467
Employment type :Permanent
Hours per week :Full-time
Location :Oxford Road

Applications are invited for full-time, continuing Lectureships or Senior Lectureships in Political Theory, tenable from 1 April 2013.  We expect to make two appointments which may be at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level.

The successful candidates will join the Politics discipline area and be attached to the Manchester Centre for Political Theory (MANCEPT).  Lectureship applicants must have, or be about to complete, a relevant PhD and demonstrate the potential to produce high quality publications and to provide excellent teaching.  Senior Lectureship applicants must have established a strong record of publication and be experienced teachers at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  For both appointments, research and teaching interests should lie in core areas of analytical political theory.  Applicants must be prepared to teach across undergraduate and postgraduate modules, supervise undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations and make appropriate teaching and administrative contributions across Politics.

Further details about Politics at Manchester can be obtained from:

Informal enquiries

Please send any enquiries to Professor Andrew Russell, Head of Politics


Telephone:  0161 275 4250

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Further particulars are here:

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