King's College London

Lecturer in International Development (Two Positions)

Reference: THW/16/059639/000196
Salary Details: £40,082 per annum to £47,801 per annum
Allowances: plus £2,323 London Allowance
Contract Type: Permanent
Contract Term: Full time

Based at the Strand Campus with its vibrant mix of academic disciplines, this appointment is part of a longer-term investment strategy to provide additional expertise and leadership in interdisciplinary study of International Development in middle income emerging economies of East Asia and Southeast Asia.

King’s College London seeks to appoint two Lecturers with a focus on one or more country in South East and/or East Asia and expertise in the field of International Development. We welcome applications from those working on topics that fall within the one or more of the following broad themes:

 late industrialization and contemporary industrial policy
 domestic taxation systems and/or transnational taxation;
 private sector development and/or emerging multinational companies
 social policy and/or public good delivery; rule of law, corruption and ‘second-best’ institutions

You will be able to demonstrate evidence of research and teaching in your chosen field appropriate to appointment at Lecturer. We welcome applicants from any social science, particularly from social scientists in with backgrounds in Anthropology or Sociology.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 30 March 2016.

Interviews will be held on Late April 2016.

The appointment will be made, dependent on relevant qualifications, within the Grade 7 scale, currently £40,082 to £47,801, per annum plus £2,323 per annum London Allowance.

The successful candidate will be appointed on an indefinite contract.

Equality of opportunity is College policy.

Closing date: 30 March 2016

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