Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has around 44 000 students and more than 8 000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset.

Lund University School of Economics and Management is one of eight faculties within Lund University. More than 4 000 students and 450 researchers, teachers and other staff are engaged here in training and research in economic history, business administration, business law, informatics, economics, statistics and research policy.

Lund University School of Economics and Management is accredited by the three largest and most influential accreditation institutes for business schools: EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB. Only just over 100 business schools in the world have achieved this prestigious Triple Crown accreditation.

Qualification requirements
The holder of the position should have experience and competence in economic history.

To be employed as senior lecturer applicants must have a PhD, a corresponding international degree or equivalent professional skills relevant to the content and tasks of the position Applicants are required to have demonstrated pedagogical skills. They must also have completed at least five weeks of training in teaching and learning in higher education, or acquired equivalent knowledge by other means.

The position consists of both teaching and research. Administrative tasks can also be included. Teaching can be at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level.

The School of Economics and Management aims at a balance between research and teaching. Equal importance will therefore be given to scholarly and pedagogical skills when assessing the applicants. Administrative competence is also taken into account.

In the overall assessment of scholarly skills special weight will be given to publications in peer-reviewed journals and in publishing houses with an international peer-review system. Special weight will also be given to experience from international collaboration and participation in research networks, and to the applicant’s ability to receive external research funding. Moreover, the ability to collaborate with the surrounding society and to inform about research will be assessed.

Pedagogical qualifications include training in teaching and learning in higher education, pedagogical experience and pedagogical skills.

Consideration will be given to how the applicant´s skill and experience can strengthen and supplement the existing research and teaching activities within the Department and the School of Economics and Management.

For further information concerning the assessment criteria, please see General requirements profile and assessment criteria for appointments as senior lecturer at Lund University School of Economics and Management

Terms of employment
Lund University has an individual salary policy. Applicants are encouraged to propose a suitable salary in their application.

The university aims at an equal gender distribution and looks upon diversity as a source of strength. We welcome all applicants.

Application procedure
Please send in your application by clicking on the ”log in and apply” button in the upper right-hand column of the vacancy notice. The application should be written in English.

The School of Economics and Management uses a special qualifications portfolio system to document and present merits. Please, create your application according to below described disposition and attach it as three separate PDF-files (in the recruitment system). For further information on how to apply, please see Instructions to applicants for employment as professor or senior lecturer at Lund University School of Economics and Management


Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment Enligt överenskommelse
Salary Månadslön
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2015/1391
  • Mats Olsson, Head of Economic History Department, +46 46 222 31 18,
Union representative
  • OFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, +46 46 222 93 62,
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds Universitet, +46 46 222 93 64,
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, +46 46 222 93 66,
Published 09.Jul.2015
Last application date 28.Sep.2015 11:59 PM CEST

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