The School of Politics and International Relations is offering one Graduate Teaching Assistantship (GTA). Students engaged as Graduate Teaching Assistants hold a unique position in the University; they are both registered students in receipt of a scholarship award and employees of the University. The GTA will cover tuition fees at the Home/EU rate plus a combined maintenance grant and salary, equivalent to the maintenance grant offered by the Research Councils (£13,590 in 2011-12). The GTA will be offered for one year in the first instance, renewable for a maximum of three years subject to satisfactory academic performance
-Candidates must hold a good Honours degree (First or 2i) or a Master’s degree at merit or distinction in a relevant subject or equivalent. -The GTA competition is open to all postgraduate research applicants. -UK, EU and overseas fee paying students invited to apply. -Applicants will be expected to teach on our undergraduate programmes. -Applicants who can teach or demonstrate the ability to teach Comparative Politics, Political Science or Conflict would be an advantage.