Lecturer in Economics

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7115653 (Ref.No. LUBSC1640)
Posted: November 9, 2022

Job Description

Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out teaching and research in Economics? Do you have an excellent research record and a potential to establish an international reputation? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive Russell Group University? 

We are looking for outstanding candidates to join the Economics Department of Leeds University Business School during an exciting phase in our development. Our highly popular and vibrant teaching programmes are expanding whilst our research activities continue to grow. The Department has a strong research focus and members of the Department publish in leading economics journals. Our research is also distinctively pluralistic and interdisciplinary. 

With an active research agenda, you will have a strong research focus, experience of collaborative work, the ability to obtain research funding and be able to contribute to the research output of the Department. You will also be an engaging and effective teacher, able to contribute modules in the core theoretical and applied areas of economics and to attract and supervise PhD students successfully.

We would welcome applications from candidates with interests in areas which fit with the Department’s research and who have experience of teaching in core areas of economics. We invite candidates who can add to and advance the research and teaching of the Department. 

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:  

Professor David Spencer, Head of Economics Department 

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 4491, email: [email protected]  


Dr Annina Kaltenbunner, Associate Professor of Economics, email: [email protected]

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Business
School/Institute:  Leeds University Business School
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 7 to Grade 8
Salary:  £35,333 to £51,805 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Wednesday 09 November 2022
Closing Date:  Friday 02 December 2022
Reference:  LUBSC1640

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