Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Job: Lecturer in Economic & Social History, Glasgow

The School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Glasgow has an opening for a full-time permanent lecturer in economic and social history. The successful applicant will be required
to conduct high-quality research and knowledge exchange activities in the field of Economic & Social History with the capacity to support the Subject Area’s teaching commitments and research specialisms in post-1750 business history; make a substantial contribution to learning and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; and undertake management and administrative duties as directed by the Head of School and/or Head of Subject.
Essential qualifications include a Ph.D. in economic and social history or equivalent research profile in the subject area; up-to-date knowledge of research within the field of economic and social history, and in particular 19th- and 20th-century business history and its international dimensions; development of an international research profile in the field of economic and social history.
    A much fuller description of the desired duties can be found on the University of Glasgow job posting site, with qualifications listed here.
    The deadline for applications, which may be made online, is July 9, 2017.