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EASP – European Association of Social Psychology

2 Tenure-track positions at London School of Economics in Psychology

12.01.2024, by Ilka Gleibs

Deadline: 29 February, 2024

Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science
Assistant Professors x 2
Salary is no less than £61,446 per annum

The Department of Psychological and Behavioural Science teaches and conducts cutting-edge research that is both based in and applied to the real world. We are looking for someone who is on the path to becoming a world-leading specialist in psychology and/or behavioural science, who can forge strong inter-disciplinary links across the School. The successful candidate will not only be an outstanding researcher, but also an inspirational teacher who will be a core part of the team that positions our Department as a leading global player in the field.

Candidates should have expertise and research interests in areas of Department concentration as outlined on the Department research webpage. Candidates should have a completed PhD in psychology or behavioural science by the post start date. They should have the ability to teach undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and have a track record or trajectory of internationally excellent publications and a clear, well-developed and viable strategy for future outstanding research. An ability to undertake research that has impact and ability to engage in knowledge exchange is desirable.

The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification, which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

In addition to a competitive salary the benefits that come with this job include an occupational pension scheme, a research grants policy with personal reward options, generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement, a collegial faculty environment and excellent support, training and development opportunities.

To apply for this post, please go to If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email Professor Liam Delaney

The closing date for receipt of applications is 29 February 2024 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.