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Open Positions

Lancaster University and LIRA Research Centre are great places to study and do research.

We are committed to family-friendly and flexible working policies on an individual basis, as well as the Athena SWAN Charter, which recognises and celebrates good employment practise undertaken to address gender equality in higher education and research. We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.


We welcome applications for PhD studies to be supervised by our academics. For more information on how to apply for a PhD please follow the links:

Open Research Positions

Open Research Positions Accordion

Funded PhD Studentships

Funded PhD Studentships Accordion