JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

London School of Economics

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Economic History Department
Assistant Professor in Economic History

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454584
Date Posted: 10/22/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Economic History
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: London, England, UNITED KINGDOM
JEL Classification: N -- Economic History
Economic History
Salary Range: GBP 51908
Full Text of JOE Listing:

LSE values diversity and strives to promote equality at all levels. We particularly encourage applications from women.

The Department of Economic History is inviting applications for an entry-level career-track Assistant Professorship to further enhance its strengths in research and teaching.

Outstanding junior candidates from all areas of economic history are encouraged to apply. We value diversity of research methodology and invite applications from candidates working on any time period or geographical area and from related disciplines, provided the candidate has an explicitly historical approach.

Candidates should have a completed PhD, or be close to obtaining a PhD by September 2016.

The full advertisement and the other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to give presentations in early December 2015.

To apply for this post, please go to and select "Vacancies". Please ensure that you follow the instructions in the ‘How to Apply’ letter attached to the post.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 11 November 2015 (23.59 UK time).
We are unable to accept any late applications.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/11/2015
Reference Instructions:
Referees will be consulted by the School in due course.