We're Recruiting: 7 Exciting opportunities to join the Department

Ahead of the coming academic year, the Department is advertising seven exciting opportunities to join us. These include vacancies for three postdoctoral positions, one Project Manager and one University Teacher, as well as two PhD studentships.

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The Department of Politics is one of the UK’s most successful centres for teaching and research, a reputation sealed with a ranking of third in the most recent Research Excellence Framework and a consistently high student satisfaction rate in the National Student Survey. The Department has broad coverage of the discipline, with well-established strengths in the sub-fields of political economy, governance and public policy, political theory, political analysis, and development. Recent appointments have strengthened our existing profile in international relations and comparative politics.Elmfield.gif

Applications are sought from ambitious, talented and highly motivated individuals who will play an active role in maintaining and enhancing the Department’s national and international reputation for world class teaching, research and innovation.

For more information please visit the University of Sheffield recruitment pages.

PhD Studentships in Politics and International Relations (x2)

Funding includes tuition fees and a tax-free maintenance grant.
Closing Date: 28th June 2016 (closed)


Project Manager (BIOSEC Project)

Job Reference: UOS014019
Salary: Grade 7
Closing Date: 6th July 2016

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University Teacher in International politics and Security Studies

Job Reference: UOS013939
Salary: Grade 8
Closing Date: 7th July 2016

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Postdoctoral Research Associate (Forced Labour)

Job Reference: UOS014006
Salary: Grade 7
Closing date: 18th July 2016

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Research Fellow (Justice and Global Food Systems)

Job Reference: UOS014022
Salary: Grade 8
Closing Date: 19th July 2016

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Research Associate (Justice and Global Food Systems)

Job Reference: UOS014023
Salary: Grade 7
Closing Date: 19th July 2016

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