The School of Arts and Humanities seeks to appoint a Permanent Lecturer in English from 1 October 2016. Applications are sought from candidates specialising in two or more of the following: Travel writing, Romantic literature and Gothic literature and a broad knowledge and understanding of the major subject areas within English Studies. You will be able to demonstrate experience and expertise in teaching, curriculum design and assessment in English and within your own specialist area.
Candidates for this post must possess a commitment to teaching and learning and be able to work in a team-based and interdisciplinary context. The post-holder will be expected to contribute to curriculum delivery and development at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Applicants should have a strong research background with evidence of the ability to publish in top international journals and should have the aptitude to teach to the highest standards at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Research conducted in the post will be encouraged to have impact beyond academia; a clear understanding of the impact agenda of the UK research councils is highly desirable.
If you believe you meet the criteria for this post we would welcome your application.
Closing date – 14 August 2016
Interview date – w/c 5 September 2016
Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.
For informal enquiries please contact Professor Nahem Yousaf, Head of English, Culture and Media, on +44 (0)115 848 3032 or by e-mail email@example.com