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LSE Fellow in Human Geography


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Department of Geography and Environment


LSE Fellow in Human Geography


Salary from £36,647 to £44,140 per annum with the potential to progress to £47,456 per annum including London allowance


This is a full-time fixed term appointment for 12 months.  Consideration will be given to a job share arrangement of two individuals working at 0.5 FTE.



The Department of Geography and Environment is seeking an LSE Fellow in Human Geography.  The successful candidate will join one of the world’s leading geography and environment departments, which enjoys very strong international student demand across a wide range of graduate and undergraduate programmes.


The successful candidate will contribute to research and teaching in the Department at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as carrying out administrative duties.


The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant subject or be close to completing it. In addition, the successful candidate will have a relevant background and expertise in the field of human geography: in particular, gender and development, poverty and inequality, and urbanisation in the Global South. Some relevant teaching and assessment experience at undergraduate and postgraduate levels is essential.


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.


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 j.a.deeley@lse.ac.uk.


The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 22nd September 2019 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Interviews will be held on 04 October 2019.


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.