Wanted: Senior Lecturer in Public Management

From good friend Colin Provost at University College London’s School of Public Policy:

UCL wishes to appoint a Senior Lecturer to contribute to research and teaching within the Department of Political Science/School of Public Policy. The new Senior Lecturer will undertake research of the highest international standards within his or her own specialist field, which will contribute to the research standing and culture of the Department.

The new Senior Lecturer will be expected to make a major contribution to the teaching and administration of “Policy Implementation” and “Managing Organizational Change”. These courses are part of a new Masters in Public Administration being organised jointly with the Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University (NYU), the UCL part of which the appointee will also convene   The programme is scheduled to commence in September 2012  and seeks to attract young professionals who aspire to work in government ministries or agencies, voluntary sector organizations, international organizations or organizations devoted to policy formulation or analysis.  We are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in the fields of public policy, and especially in public administration and/or applied policy analysis.  As well as contributing to the MPA courses, we would expect the new Senior Lecturer to offer at least one course that complements existing offerings, either on the MPA degree or on one of the department’s other MSc programmes.  The successful candidate will also supervise PhD students.

This appointment is available from 1st September 2011.

Here’s the full notice. This is a very nice opportunity in a great (and getting even better) department in London.  Please apply!