Lecturer in Ancient History – Ref: AC1869RXAS

Saint Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Job description

Start Date: 1 August 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Fixed Term: 1 Year

You will be a scholar with a growing international research reputation and commitment to delivering high-quality teaching within any area of Ancient History. The successful candidate will be expected to have a range of interests, to be active in producing internationally excellent research publications that strengthen or complement the School’s existing expertise, and to be capable of outstanding teaching to undergraduate and taught postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds. We have a particular teaching need in Roman History. Candidates should hold a PhD in a cognate discipline. Excellent teaching skills and an interest in promoting knowledge exchange are essential. You should also have some familiarity with grant-seeking processes in relation to research councils and other sources.

Informal enquiries can be directed to Professor Jason König, Head of School (jpk3@st-andrews.ac.uk).

How to apply

Applications are particularly welcome from women who are under-represented in Arts posts at the University.

The University of St Andrews is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all, which is further demonstrated through its working on the Gender and Race Equality Charters and being awarded the Athena SWAN award for women in science, HR Excellence in Research Award and the LGBT Charter; http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/diversityawards/.

Closing Date: 7 May 2018

Please quote ref: AC1869RXAS

Further Particulars: AC1869RXAS FPs.docx

St Andrews is Scotland's first university and the third oldest in the English speaking world, founded in 1413. Over six centuries it has established a reputation as one of Europe's leading and most distinctive centres for teaching and research.