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LSE Fellow in International Political Economy

Contract Type
Fixed Term
£35,999 to £43,360
Expiry Date
Applications are invited for a two-year LSE Fellowship in International Political Economy based in the Department of International Relations to commence on 2 September 2019.

Job Description

This is a fixed term appointment for 2 years


The appointed person will contribute to research and teaching on international political economy in the International Relations Department at the LSE, including teaching on undergraduate and masters-level courses on international political economy (IPE).


Candidates should have: successfully completed, or be close to completing a PhD in international relations/IPE or related discipline, by the post start date; have a very good knowledge of IPE; excellent communication and presentation skills; the ability to work in close partnership with fellow teachers and to foster an engaging and supportive learning environment; and a commitment to equality and diversity. Relevant teaching experience, experience of managing and contributing to course virtual learning environments, and experience in carrying out course administration are desirable. A developing research record on international political economy is required; a focus on environmental issues and/or global business within IPE may be an advantage.


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.


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.


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


The closing date for receipt of applications is 10 May 2019 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.