Jobs for Medievalists

Departmental Lecturer in English Literature (650 – 1550)


Grade 7: Salary in the range £29,837 – £31,644 p.a.

Applications are invited for the post of Departmental Lecturer in English Literature (650-1550). The appointment will be for a fixed period of 12 months from 1 October 2014 to 30 September 2014 to provide replacement teaching for Dr Helen Spencer during her tenure of a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship.

The postholder will be expected to provide undergraduate tutorial teaching for Exeter College, and up to 16 hours of faculty lectures or classes per year. Within this, the main focus of the Departmental Lecturer’s teaching responsibilities will be undergraduate lecturing on Medieval literature, and providing teaching for the MSt course (650 – 1550 strand). She/He will also undertake dissertation supervision, examining, and the normal duties of a college tutor, including admissions.

The successful candidate have a research and publication record in Medieval English Literature, preferably with a specialism in Old and/or Middle English, and must possess a doctorate in an appropriate area. She/He must also have experience of undergraduate and graduate teaching.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including the job description and selection criteria, please click on the link below:

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Thursday 5 June 2014.

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