Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Agricultural Economics - D145365A
 

Salary: Lecturer Grade F: £34,520 - £38,833 per annum             
            Lecturer Grade G: £39,992 - £47,722 per annum
            Senior Lecturer H: £49,149 - £56,950 per annum

Closing Date: 30 September 2018

The School of Natural and Environmental Sciences at Newcastle University seeks an applied economist to contribute to research and research-led teaching in agricultural and agri-food economics, agribusiness, agricultural policy and food security. The School prides itself in its interdisciplinary approach and applicants open to working with both natural and social scientists are particularly welcome. You will be based in the School’s award-winning Centre for Rural Economy and will work closely with the Newcastle Farm Business Survey.

You will hold a PhD in applied economics and must demonstrate expertise in agricultural economic theory, policy and practice. You should also have a high level of theoretical and quantitative methods training. 

Please be advised that due to a new minimum salary threshold of £30,000 per annum imposed by the UKVI, this post may not qualify for University sponsorship under Tier 2 of the points based system.

For informal discussions regarding this post, please contact Guy Garrod, Director of the Centre for Rural Economy, School of Natural & Environmental Sciences (Guy.Garrod@ncl.ac.uk) 

The University holds a silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality, and the University holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers.  We are also a member of the Euraxess network.

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Faculty/Services
Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering
Unit
Natural and Environmental Sciences
Staff Category
Academic (non-clinical)
Contract Type
Open Ended
Hours of Work
Full Time
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
 
Salary: Lecturer Grade F: £34,520 - £38,833 per annum             
            Lecturer Grade G: £39,992 - £47,722 per annum
            Senior Lecturer H: £49,149 - £56,950 per annum

Closing Date: 30 September 2018

The School of Natural and Environmental Sciences at Newcastle University seeks an applied economist to contribute to research and research-led teaching in agricultural and agri-food economics, agribusiness, agricultural policy and food security. The School prides itself in its interdisciplinary approach and applicants open to working with both natural and social scientists are particularly welcome. You will be based in the School’s award-winning Centre for Rural Economy and will work closely with the Newcastle Farm Business Survey.

You will hold a PhD in applied economics and must demonstrate expertise in agricultural economic theory, policy and practice. You should also have a high level of theoretical and quantitative methods training. 

Please be advised that due to a new minimum salary threshold of £30,000 per annum imposed by the UKVI, this post may not qualify for University sponsorship under Tier 2 of the points based system.

For informal discussions regarding this post, please contact Guy Garrod, Director of the Centre for Rural Economy, School of Natural & Environmental Sciences (Guy.Garrod@ncl.ac.uk) 

The University holds a silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality, and the University holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers.  We are also a member of the Euraxess network.

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