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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in European Studies

Job Reference : 04030
Location : Clifton Campus
Closing Date : 04/06/2017
Salary : Grade H/I (£32,548 - £47,722 p.a.)
Department : College of Art Architecture Design and Humanities
School/Section : School of Arts & Humanities
Post Ref : M1134

Please note that this is a part time role for 18.5 hours per week

The School of Arts and Humanities delivers inspiring and supportive undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and learning; provides doctoral supervision; collaborates and engages with local, national and international industries, professions and communities; and undertakes high quality research.

The School of Arts and Humanities seeks to appoint a 0.5FTE permanent Lecturer in European Studies from 1 September 2017.  Applications are sought from candidates specializing in the following areas within contemporary European Studies: European institutions, European politics and policy, with a broad knowledge and understanding of the major subject areas within European Studies. You will be able to demonstrate experience and expertise in teaching, curriculum design and assessment in European Studies and within your own specialist area.  An ability to contribute to programmes in Global Studies would be highly desirable.

Candidates 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 undergraduate level; there are also opportunities to contribute to postgraduate level teaching and supervision.  Applicants should have a strong research background with evidence of the ability or potential to publish in top international journals. Research conducted in this post will be encouraged to have impact beyond academia.

If you believe you meet the criteria for this post we would welcome your application.

Closing date –04 June 2017

Interview date – 16 June 2017

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dr Andy Gritt, Head of History, Languages and Global Cultures, on +44 (0)115 848 3411  or via email

Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers.  Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

Please note that CVs will only be accepted in support of a fully completed online application.

For instructions on completing an application please see our how to apply page.

Nottingham Trent University is committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity and we seek people who share those values.

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