Lecturer in Development Economics (Teaching & Scholarship)

Job Reference : HUM-14165
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date (DD-MM-YYYY) : 29/07/2019
Salary : £36,261 to £39,609 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Global Development Institute
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : 1 August 2019 until 3 July 2020

The Global Development Institute wishes to recruit a Lecturer in Development Economics to provide leadership in the teaching, academic supervision and pastoral care of students undertaking master’s programmes within the Development Economics and Public Policy (DEPP) cluster.


You will contribute to postgraduate teaching and learning in development economics, including convening and delivering modules, such as Anti-Poverty Transfers and International Finance for Development, in the areas of development economics, development finance and public policy. Duties include convening, delivering lectures and/or tutorials on (core and optional) courses and supervising dissertations in the master’s programmes in development economics, development finance and public policy.


The post start date is August 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. This is a fixed term contract until the end of July 2020.


Salary will be on the Grade 6 academic scale, according to relevant experience.


Interviews are likely to be held in late July/early August 2019.


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 will be made on merit.


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


Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Yingfang Zhang

Email: yin-fang.zhang@manchester.ac.uk

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel:      0161 850 2004

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel:      0161 275 4499

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

Further Particulars and Job Description


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