politics lecturer


Politics lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, politics, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants 
for the preparation of lectures and of exams, for grading papers and exams and for leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their respective field of political studies, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • higher education politics teacher

  • political science teacher

  • political studies instructor

  • politics and international relations lecturer

  • lecturer in politics

  • politics professor

  • professor of political studies

  • political science professor

  • university political studies lecturer

  • political science lecturer

  • professor of political science

  • political science lector

  • lecturer in politics and international studies

  • teacher

  • political science instructor

  • professor of politics

  • political science docent

  • political studies lecturer

  • politics and international studies lecturer

  • university lecturer in political studies

  • lecturer in politics and international relations

  • political sciences lector

  • political studies professor

  • political studies docent

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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