Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Anthropology and International Development Ref 574

School of Global Studies
Department of Anthropology

Full time, Permanent
Salary range: Lecturer A, Grade 7 starting at 33,562 and rising to 36,661 per annum
Lecturer B, Grade 8 starting at £37,756 and rising to £45,053 per annum
Senior Lecturer, Grade 9 starting at £46,400 and rising to £53,765 per annum
Closing date for applications:  14 May 2014
Expected start date: 1 September 2014
Interview date:
23 May 2014


The Department of Anthropology, School of Global Studies, University of Sussex invites applications for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Anthropology and International Development.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding individual who will enrich our exciting research agenda in Anthropology and International Development and contribute to the delivery of our teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Candidates should hold a PhD, have a good publication record and provide evidence of a strong research agenda linked to past and future grant applications.

Applicants will be dynamic researchers using a broadly anthropological approach to consider contemporary development challenges. Their work should complement and strengthen current research and teaching in Anthropology and International Development including, but not limited to, corporate social responsibility, human rights, gender and sexualities, social movements and activism, and the use of digital media and the arts in development. First-hand experience of international development work and familiarity with development tools and practices would be an asset.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Andrea Cornwall, Head of the School of Global Studies (a.cornwall@sussex.ac.uk).

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Application form - academic post [DOC 301.50KB]
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Please send completed application form by email to: globalstudiesrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk

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Applications should be received by midnight on the closing date.