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LSE Fellow in Public Policy and Administration and Comparative Politics

London School of Economics
Contract Type
Fixed Term
£34,736 to £42,019 pa
Expiry Date
The Department of Government is seeking to appoint a LSE Fellow in Public Policy and Administration and Comparative Politics.

Job Description

The post-holder will contribute to both Department’s teaching (undergraduate and postgraduate) and research activities in the fields of Public Policy and Administration and Comparative Politics.


The candidate will be asked to teach GV477 Comparative Public Policy Change and may also be asked to teach on some of the following courses:


GV227 The Politics of Economic Policy

GV249 Research Design in Political Science

GV467 Introduction to Comparative Politics

GV4E9 Approaches and Issues in Public Policy and Administration


Candidates will have completed or be close to completing a PhD in Political Science or a closely related discipline by 1 September 2018. They will also have a developing research record in Political Science/Public Policy & Administration, possess excellent written and oral communication skills and demonstrate excellent teaching skills.


We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.


For further information about the posts, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.


To apply for this post, please go to 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 roles, please email Catherine Robinson: 


The closing date for receipt of applications is 28th May 2018. 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.