Human Resources

Education Expert - QMUL23107

Department: School of Economics & Finance
Salary: £42,433 - £55,840 (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL23107
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 02-Oct-2020
Closing date: 02-Nov-2020

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About the Role

We invite applications for one Education Expert Teaching and Scholarship position in any field of economics and finance. All academic levels will be considered: Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader and Professor (equivalent to Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor).

The Education Expert will take a leading role with respect to teaching related matters including innovation of teaching methods, development of the undergraduate curriculum, mentoring and training on teaching, and management of the School’s Teaching Assistants. The individual will also be expected to contribute to the delivery of high-quality teaching and assessment and undertake the core elements of a teaching and scholarship role as outlined in the job profile. 

About You

You must have a PhD (or be close to completion for Lecturer level applicants) and/or relevant professional qualification and/or equivalent professional experience. Candidates should have experience of delivering high quality teaching and assessment.

About the School

The School of Economics and Finance is highly regarded as one of the top economics and finance departments in the UK and ranks 1st among research-intensive London institutions for overall student satisfaction in Economics, according to the 2019 National Student Survey. We are renowned for excellence in research, teaching, and student experience.

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Mile End Campus in London. It is full time, permanent appointment, with an expected start date of January 2020. Salaries are competitive and not less than £42,433 per annum (Lecturer) or £55,840 per annum (Senior Lecturer / Reader) inclusive of London Allowance. Professorial salaries will be commensurate with level, skills and experience. In addition, these posts attract market supplements and there is discretion to apply between 35% and 50% of salary depending on current market conditions.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Derek Judge at

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

The closing date for applications is 2 November 2020.

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

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