Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in International Relations - Ref 10140

School/department: School of Global Studies/Department of International Relations
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 10140  
Salary: starting at £43,414 to £51,805 per annum for Lecturer B, and £53,353 to £61,823 for Senior Lecturer, pro rata if part time
Placed on:  14 November 2022
Closing date:  16 January 2023. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: ASAP
Expected start date: 01 September 2023

Job description

The School of Global Studies at the University of Sussex invites applications for a lectureship/senior lectureship in International Relations.

We are looking for an excellent teacher with high-quality and cutting-edge research in International Relations. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in:

  • International Theory.

The successful candidate will normally possess a doctorate in International Relations or cognate discipline and show clear evidence of teaching experience and academic publications.

Please contact the Head of International Relations, Professor Kevin Gray (k.gray@sussex.ac.uk) for informal enquiries.

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 10140 [PDF 217.67KB]

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

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code and meets the salary requirements for Skilled Worker Sponsorship if full time. Please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page  for further information about Visa Sponsorship.

Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.

How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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

You should attach your application form and all documents 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 application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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