All applications should be submitted via email to the Academic Director of LSE IDEAS, Dr. Svetozar Rajak, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for this type of residency must carry recommendation and support from the Director/s of the LSE IDEAS Centre. Click here to download the Visiting Professorship Request to Appoint Form.
Visiting Senior Fellowship: Applicants should submit the following
Visiting Fellowship: Applicants should submit the following
Visiting Research Studentship: Applicants should submit the following
Completed Visiting Research Student Request to Appoint Form
Updated academic CV with list of publications
Short abstract of thesis of up to 600 words
Research plan of up to 600 words
Two academic references, one of which must be from your thesis supervisor. Reference letters should be sent via email directly to the LSE IDEAS Academic Director, Dr Svetozar Rajak.
Application Procedure and Outcome
The Academic Director of LSE IDEAS refers Visiting Professor, Visiting Senior Fellow and Visiting Fellow applications to the LSE IDEAS Management Committee, for approval or rejection. Applications approved by the Management Committee are forwarded to the LSE Appointments Committee for final confirmation.
Upon referral from the LSE IDEAS Academic Director, the LSE IDEAS Management Committee makes the final decision on all Visiting Research Student applications.
The processing and decision-making procedure regarding Visiting Professor, Visiting Senior Fellow and Visiting Fellow applications may take between one and three months. Please note that the LSE Appointments Committee decides on new applications on four occasions during the academic year.
Visiting Research Student applications are processed and a decision made usually within one month.