Assistant Professor in Anthropology

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

For this post, we particularly welcome applications from those who can help us achieve our diversity and equity goals

 

 

Department of Anthropology

 

Assistant Professor

 

Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £55,974 pa inclusive

 

The appointment will be from 1 September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.

 

 

LSE’s Anthropology Department, with a long and distinguished history, remains a leading centre for innovative research and teaching. We are committed to excellent teaching for undergraduate, postgraduate and research students as well as to maintaining and renewing the core of the discipline via our research.

 

As an Assistant Professor you will carry out teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as conducting research.

 

You will have, or be close to completing, a PhD in Social Anthropology by the post start date (applicants with a PhD from a closely related field will be considered if they have conducted extensive ethnographic fieldwork and have a demonstrable expertise in the theory and method of Social Anthropology). You should also have significant research experience, a trajectory or existing record of internationally excellent publications and an ability to deliver high quality teaching at undergraduate and master’s level.

 

In addition, you will have published or forthcoming work which demonstrates your ability or potential to produce publications or world-leading quality; excellent written and communication skills; a clear, well developed and viable strategy for future outstanding research. You will also need to show the ability to work as part of a team and a commitment to high quality teaching, which involves fostering a positive learning environment for students.

 

The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

 

In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include an occupational pension scheme, a research incentive scheme with personal reward options, generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.

 

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

 

To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/LSEJobs. 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 anthropology.enquiries@lse.ac.uk.

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5 March 2020 (23.59 UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications.

 

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

For this post, we particularly welcome applications from those who can help us achieve our diversity and equity goals

 

 

Department of Anthropology

 

Assistant Professor

 

Salary is competitive with Departments at our peer institutions worldwide and not less than £55,974 pa inclusive

 

The appointment will be from 1 September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.

 

 

LSE’s Anthropology Department, with a long and distinguished history, remains a leading centre for innovative research and teaching. We are committed to excellent teaching for undergraduate, postgraduate and research students as well as to maintaining and renewing the core of the discipline via our research.

 

As an Assistant Professor you will carry out teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as conducting research.

 

You will have, or be close to completing, a PhD in Social Anthropology by the post start date (applicants with a PhD from a closely related field will be considered if they have conducted extensive ethnographic fieldwork and have a demonstrable expertise in the theory and method of Social Anthropology). You should also have significant research experience, a trajectory or existing record of internationally excellent publications and an ability to deliver high quality teaching at undergraduate and master’s level.

 

In addition, you will have published or forthcoming work which demonstrates your ability or potential to produce publications or world-leading quality; excellent written and communication skills; a clear, well developed and viable strategy for future outstanding research. You will also need to show the ability to work as part of a team and a commitment to high quality teaching, which involves fostering a positive learning environment for students.

 

The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

 

In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include an occupational pension scheme, a research incentive scheme with personal reward options, generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.

 

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

 

To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/LSEJobs. 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 anthropology.enquiries@lse.ac.uk.

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5 March 2020 (23.59 UK time). We are unable to accept any late applications.