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Lecturer in Economics
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: HUM-017687

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 30/11/2021

Salary: £37,467 to £51,799 per annum Depending on experience

Employment type: Permanent

Faculty/Organisation: Humanities

Division: Economics

Hours per week: full time

Contract Duration: Permanent

School / Directorate: School of Social Sciences

The Department of Economics at the University of Manchester invites applications for at least two junior positions at the level of Lecturer (equivalent to tenure track Assistant Professor).
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The Department of Economics is seeking candidates with backgrounds in any field in Economics/Econometrics, candidates with background in Applied Economics (applied micro, applied macro, or applied theory) are particularly encouraged to apply. The appointment is expected to begin September 1, 2022. Successful applicants must have a Ph.D. in Economics or a related field by the beginning of employment at 1 September 2022, and are expected to be committed to teaching and research of the highest quality.  In addition to publishing in leading international journals, the successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: Information about the Department of Economics at the University of Manchester can be found at

The deadline for applications is 11:59pm (GMT) 30 November 2021.

There are 2 stages to apply:

Stage 1: 
Visit the recruitment system at and complete the following sections online, by clicking the “Apply for Job” button:

  • Personal
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Referees
  • Equal Opportunities

Do not upload any supporting information in that system except the minimum required to submit your application

Stage 2: 

Submit online via

  • CV / Resume
  • Job Market Paper and additional written research papers if you have any
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness
  • 3 letters of recommendation, sent by your nominated referees

Applicants should indicate in their application at which of the two meetings (see below) are they available for interview.

Materials must by uploaded via, emailed documents will not be accepted.

Queries on application process to

The recruiter is interviewing applicants via zoom at the following conference:

  • European Job Market for Economists, 15-18 December 2021
  • Allied Social Sciences Association, 7-9 Jan 2022

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

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered       

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: Dr Raffaele Rossi, Head of Recruitment in Economics


General enquiries:


Technical support:

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

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.


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