The School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies (SPAIS) in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Law at the University of Bristol is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate to the position of Lecturer in International Relations, with a focus on international security. The new Lecturer will be expected to demonstrate her/his potential to contribute to, or dynamically complement, the School’s existing research expertise, notably the work of our three established research centres in Global Insecurity, Gender, and Ethnicity/Citizenship. Participation in faculty collaborations and the University Research Institutes is also desirable, and willingness and ability to make research funding applications is expected. Their expertise will lie in one or more of the following areas: technology and security; environmental change and/or natural disasters; the politics and societies of the Middle East and North Africa. As well as having a strong research achievement and trajectory, the successful candidate should be an excellent and enthusiastic teacher, contributing core and optional units to the politics programmes, at UG and PGT levels.
For further information please contact Professor Gregor McLennan (Head of School) G.McLennan@bristol.ac.uk
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The closing date for applications is 8 January 2017.