Assistant Professors in Political Science (East Asia or South Asia, Gender, Race or Ethnicity) | LSE

Assistant Professors in Political Science (East Asia or South Asia, Gender, Race or Ethnicity) | LSE

LSE is recruiting two new career-track Assistant Professors in Political Science. Candidates should have strong research and teaching interests in Political Science.  We are open to all methodological approaches and we have a preference for candidates with specialisms in one or more of the following areas:

-           East Asia or South Asia

-           Gender

-           Race or Ethnicity

Candidates must have an emerging research record and trajectory in political science, evidenced by existing or shortly forthcoming articles in highly rated academic journals and/or books with leading academic presses. The successful candidates should have, or be close to obtaining (by 1 September 2021), a PhD in political science or a closely related discipline. The post will commence on 1 September 2021. Candidates should have excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to teach political science at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and the ability to establish an international reputation in political science.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 15 January 2021 (23.59 UK time)