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LSE Fellow (History of Africa)

Salary from £34,156 to £41,317 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £44,456 pa inclusive

This is a fixed term appointment for two years from 20 September 2017
to 20 September 2019.

The Department of International History are looking for a Fellow to contribute to the teaching of undergraduate level courses, including candidates with research interests and a developing record of publications in the History of Africa. You will have time to undertake research.

The successful candidate would have completed a PhD in History, by the post start date. Candidates must have a developing research record in the history of Africa, pre-colonial to the present day and excellent communication and presentation skills. Some experience of teaching undergraduate students on the history of the British Empire with an emphasis on Africa and legacies would be desirable.

The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found in the person specification which is on the LSE’s online recruitment system (link below).

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

To apply for this post, please go to:

The closing date for receipt of applications is 2 July 2017 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.