Type: Lecturer in Political Theory (Race and Ethnicity)
Institution: Department of Politics, International Relations and
Philosophy, Royal Holloway, University of London
Location: Egham (United Kingdom)
Date: from September 2021
The Department of Politics, International Relations and Philosophy at
Royal Holloway seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Political Theory (Race
and Ethnicity). The successful applicant would be expected to start
in September 2021.
About the Department
The Department of Politics, International Relations and Philosophy is
part of the School of Law and Social Sciences. It is a
research-intensive unit that offers teaching which both challenges
and enriches students. We provide a full range of undergraduate,
postgraduate and doctoral programmes. We carry out research across
the different disciplines, but we place special emphasis on our
research centres and clusters: the Contemporary Political Theory
Research Group, the Centre for International Security, the Democracy
and Elections Centre, the Global Politics and Development Centre, and
the New Political Communication Unit.
About the role
We are looking for someone with the potential to make distinctive
research contributions in the field of political theory broadly
defined. We are interested in hearing from applicants working in a
range of different subfields related to but not limited to race,
ethnicity, multiculturalism, immigration, decolonial and non-western
We are also looking for someone who can shape our undergraduate and
postgraduate teaching. As a department that practices research-led
teaching, we’ll also expect you to offer a third-year module defined
by your research interests.
About the characteristics we value
Alongside research and teaching, we are looking for individuals who
can build intellectual communities, are collegial, and value
This is a full time and permanent post.
Salary in range of £41,526 - £49,553 per annum.
London Allowance of £2,134 will be payable in addition to salary.
The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a
beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within
commuting distance from London.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor
Oliver Heath, Head of Department on: Oliver.Heath@rhul.ac.uk
For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department
can be contacted by email at: Recruitment@rhul.ac.uk
Please quote the reference: 1220-260
Closing Date: Midnight, Monday 25 January 2021
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