Vacancy: Lecturer in Renaissance English Literature

UCL Department / Division: English Language & Literature
Grades: 7-8
Hours: Full Time
Salary: (inclusive of London allowance)
Grade 7: £36,064 - £39,132; Grade 8: £40,216 - £47,441

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required to teach courses covering the Renaissance English period at undergraduate level, including the compulsory Shakespeare course and the Renaissance option course, and to contribute to the MA Shakespeare in History and the Early Modern Studies MA. In addition, the successful candidate will give one-to-one tutorials to undergraduate students and undertake the normal duties of teaching administration. It is expected that the successful candidate will make a full contribution to maintaining and enhancing the Department's research profile through publication at international standard and through the supervision of PhD students.

Key Requirements

Candidates must have a PhD. A proven research record in some field of Renaissance English literature is essential, as is a proven teaching record in the period at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. An ability to teach selectively outside the period is also required. Candidates must also demonstrate research achievement at a high level appropriate to their stage of career.
Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

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Closing Date: 15 Mar 2013
Latest time for the submission of applications: 5.00 p.m.
Interview date: Week commencing 29 April, 2013
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Job Description and Person Specification