The University of Lausanne is a research and higher education institution composed of seven faculties, here approximately 15,000 students and nearly 5,000 professors, researchers and staff work and study. Ideally situated along the lake of Geneva, near Lausanne city center, its campus brings together over 120 nationalities.
In order to complete our team, the Faculty of social and political sciences and the Institute of political studies are looking for a
lecturer in political science specialized in international relations
In your functions, you will have to :
Teaching (45%) Five hours of teaching per week each year, i.e. 140 hours, of classes and seminars at Bachelor’s and Master’s level
Research (50%) The post-holder will carry out their own research in their field. S/he will be expected to produce high-quality academic publications. S/he must be willing to get involved in the Institute of Political Studies (IEP) and will play an active role in the development of scientific and institutional activities at the Centre of International History and Political Studies of Globalization (CRHIM). S/he will seek external funding, in particular from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).
Administrative responsibilities (5%)
In order to complete our team, we are looking for someone with the following skills :
Doctorate in political sciences or equivalent
Academic teaching experience
Proven research record in international relations, in particular international political economy or globalisation studies
Knowledge of qualitative or documentary methodology desirable
Proficient in French and English: teaching is delivered in French
We offer a nice working place in a multicultural, diverse and dynamic academic environment. Opportunities for professional training, a lot of activities and other benefits to discover.
Contact and Address
Deadline : 09.09.2019
Please, send your full application in Word or PDF via the online system containing:
a cover letter,
copies of diplomas and qualifications,
a list of publications
five main publications in PDF format
Only applications through the online system will be taken into account.