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Meet our people

You may be surprised by both the range of roles and the diversity of talent we have at LSE. Whilst many of our staff will come with expertise from within the higher education sector, we are also keen to hire people who can bring fresh ideas and ways of thinking from other walks of life. 

Having a passion for what you do is crucial, whether your role is an academic, research or professional one.

Explore our range of people profiles to get a taste of working life at LSE:

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Professor Alnoor Bhimani - Department of Accounting

"I’ve been on two honeymoons – one of these is my job at LSE and that one has never ended! LSE is full of smart, friendly individuals excited about thought – such a place is difficult to keep away from for any academic..." click heading for more

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Hazel Johnstone - departmental manager

"At LSE you are not confined to your department/section but are encouraged to interact across the School and create your own networks, which is hugely rewarding and makes LSE such a dynamic place to work..." click heading for more 

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Ian Spencer - director of Residential Services, Residential and Catering Services Division

"I know it sounds like a cliché but the best thing about working at the LSE is the student and staff body. Our students are bright, committed and a source of energy. Our academic staff are amongst the leaders in their fields around the world..." click heading for more

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Dr James Ker-Lindsay - Senior Research Fellow on the Politics of South East Europe

"It is really wonderful to be in an environment with other people who share such a close interest in my field, and that we all work together so well. Many of my colleagues have become good friends since I have been here..." click heading for more

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James McFadzean – employer engagement adviser

"Don’t be scared off by the intellectual prowess that the LSE has. I have neither a Nobel Prize nor a PhD, but one of the great things about the School is working with people who do, and helping those who may at some point in the future..." click heading for more

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Jon Emmett - sustainability projects officer

"LSE is a very unique place. This can take some getting used to at first – but once you have, many find they can’t imagine working anywhere else!..." click heading for more

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Kabba Sesay - assistant chef manager

"The catering here is so diverse and makes my job very exciting – it is definitely not dull! Feeding students has been very rewarding, as they really appreciate what we do for them; the halls are their home, so we always try to make them feel a part of our ever expanding family..." click heading for more