Vacancy: Lecturer in Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature

UCL Dept     English Language & Literature, Ref:1404596
Grade            7
Hours            Full Time
Salary           (inclusive of London allowance)
                     £36,424 - £39,523 per annum

Duties and Responsibilities

The person appointed will be expected to teach on 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 research degree students.

Key Requirements

Candidates must have a PhD. A proven research record in Renaissance literature or Shakespeare 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.

If you have any enquiries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact the Departmental Administrator, Mr. Stephen Cadywold,

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Closing Date         24 Mar 2014, 12 pm.
Interview date       Week commencing 28 April 2014