Lecturer in Corruption Analysis
University of Sussex School of Law, Politics and Sociology
United Kingdom

Lecturer in Corruption Analysis

School/department: School of Law, Politics and Sociology/Law

Hours: full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). For further details regarding flexible working please follow this link - http://www.sussex.ac.uk/humanresources/personnel/flexible-working

Contract: permanent

Reference: 0496

Salary: Grade 8, starting at £40,792 and rising to £48,677 per annum, pro rata

Placed on: 14 May 2019

Closing date: 14 June 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.

Expected interview date: week commencing 24 June 2019

Expected start date: 01 September 2019


Job description

The School of Law, Politics and Sociology (LPS) is looking for a committed and reliable academic to join our team as a Lecturer in Corruption Analysis.


The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant social science/law and will be expected to make a significant contribution to the university’s new Masters-level online distance learning programme in corruption and governance. The successful candidate will also be research active and will be expected to be submitted to the REF. He/she will also be required to contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching as directed by the relevant Head of Department.


As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. As we currently have an under-representation in the Department of a number of groups – in particular BAME and LGBTQ+ we would particularly welcome applications from people who are members of these groups. All appointments will be made on merit.


If you have any questions about the job, please contact Professor Donald McGillivray, Head of Sussex Law School, at d.mcgillivray@sussex.ac.uk, or Professor Dan Hough, Head of the Department of Politics, at d.t.hough@sussex.ac.uk


Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 0496) (PDF 60.07KB)

How to apply
Download our academic post application form [DOC 301.50KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to lpsrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk

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You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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