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Lecturer in Global Political Economy
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: HUM-018065

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 31/01/2022

Salary: £37,467 until £51,799 per annum dependent on experience

Employment type: Permanent

Faculty/Organisation: Humanities

Division: Politics

Hours per week: Full Time

Contract Duration: Starting 01 September 2022

School / Directorate: School of Social Sciences

The Politics Department sits within the School of Social Sciences and is a research-oriented department delivering excellent teaching to undergraduate and postgraduate students. To further strengthen our research and teaching portfolio, in line with our strategic objectives, the Department wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Global Political Economy. While we invite applications from applicants in all fields of global political economy, we particularly encourage those whose research considers the linkages between racialisation/race and capitalism. Available from 1 September 2022

The successful candidate will be based in the Global Political Economy cluster, whose ten permanent members of staff have shared interests in critical IPE, capitalism, and neo-liberalism, with particular strengths in global inequalities, including gender inequalities in global economic governance, finance and trade, and the environment and sustainability. Recent highlights include Silke Trommer and Adrienne Roberts’ Canadian SSHRC grant on global trade governance, Sherilyn MacGregor’s large Leverhulme award, and Carl Death’s prize-winning work on the Green State in Africa.

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:

Manager: Professor Yoram Gorlizki


Tel: PA: +44 (0) 161 275 4251

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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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