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Lecturer in Environment and Climate Change (Teaching and Scholarship)

Job Reference : HUM-10462
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 28/08/2017
Salary : £34,956 to £48,327 per annum according to experience
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Global Development Institute
Hours Per week : Full time
Contract Duration : 1 September 2017 until 31 July 2018

The University of Manchester seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Environment and Climate Change (teaching-focused) at the Global Development Institute in the School of Environment, Education and Development. We are looking to appoint an outstanding individual who will make a central and strategic contribution to, and enhancement of, our research-led teaching programmes and scholarship in the environment and climate change domain.

This post will build on existing strengths in GDI on environmental management in rural and urban areas and on the impacts of climate change on natural resource use and livelihoods.  The post will focus on environmental management in the Global South and applications are particularly encouraged from candidates whose work addresses the relationship between environmental governance, climate change, and social and economic inequality and poverty.  

The post is tenable from 1 September 2017, or as soon as possible thereafter, until 31st July 2018.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Diana Mitlin


Name: Professor Stephanie Barrientos



Name: Dr Tanja Müller


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.