Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Economics Ref 10680

School/department: Department of Economics, UoS Business School  
Hours: Full Time hours up to a maximum of 1.0fte. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 10680
Salary: starting at £43,414 to £51,805 per annum for a Lecturer and starting at £53,353 to £61,823 per annum for a Senior Lecturer, pro rata if part time.
Placed on:  24 January 2023
Closing date:  20 February 2023   Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: TBC
Expected start date: 1 September 2023


Job description

We invite you to join University of Sussex’s award-winning Business School and high-ranking Department of Economics. Times Higher Education ranked the Department 13th in the UK on overall research quality and 6th in the UK on impact. 97% of the Department’s research were rated internationally excellent and above by the REF2021 Economics and Econometrics Panel. The Department is seeking to make a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer appointment.

The position is open to candidates for the Education and Research pathway (Research and Education focused). Candidates should demonstrate potential to conduct leading edge research in economics.  They should have a doctorate, or equivalent, in economics. In addition to being highly research active, the successful candidates will be able to teach and assess both undergraduate and graduate students, supervise doctoral students, and contribute to departmental and university administration.

We are seeking expertise across all areas of Economics and Econometrics. However, applicants in the fields of Econometrics, Environment and Energy, Development Economics, Macroeconomics, International Trade and International Economics, Labour and Education, Quantitative Economic History, Economic Theory, Behavioural and Experimental Economics are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please contact the Head of Department of Economics Professor Sambit Bhattacharyya at business-econhod@sussex.ac.uk for informal enquiries.

The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Economics in the UK.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 10680 [PDF 157.68KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Applicants should apply online at https://econjobmarket.org/positions/9347

Please submit a covering letter, your curriculum vitae, any teaching evaluations and your research papers and please also arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted via EconJobMarket.org

Candidates should also download and complete a Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed personal details and equal opportunities form, to usbsrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk  

You should attach your personal details and equal opportunities form to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your personal details and equal opportunities form by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH


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