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£34,520, rising annually to £37,706 pro rata
Full Time, Fixed Term – Academic
This is a .85 fte fixed term contract for 1 year
Oxford Brookes is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Politics. Beyond the ability to deliver introductory modules in Politics, we are looking for applicants whose research and teaching interests lie in the areas of nationalism, identity and ethnicity. A preference will also be given to applicants with research and teaching expertise in the Central Asian region.
You will be responsible for:
Teaching students using appropriate instruction methods and setting and assessing
students¿ work. Providing lecturing and seminar support on other modules in Politics and International Relations
Supervising and assessing students¿ projects and dissertations
Undertaking research and developing a research plan and publication strategy, supported by senior colleagues, and to engage in scholarly activity (e.g. keeping up to date with developments in the discipline
Contributing to curriculum development work including planning, development, evaluation
and updating of courses and course materials
Caring for the pastoral needs of students including counselling, welfare and guidance
You should have:
A PhD in Politics or closely related discipline, or be near completion.
Experience of teaching or demonstrable potential to teach at undergraduate level
Ability to lead and teach the following modules; Introduction to Politics, Nationalism, Identity and Ethnicity and (ideally) Central Asia in Global Politics.
Ability to work both in a team and independently
Good communication and interpersonal skills
International applicants from outside the EU will need to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK.
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