Vacancy: Lecturer in Late Medieval Literature in English

Ref: B713A (SELLS)
Faculty/Services: Humanities & Social Sciences
Department: School of English Lit, Language & Linguistics
Job Type: Academic (non-clinical)
Hours of Work: Full time

Salary: £32,590, with progression to £36,661
Closing Date: 7 May 2014

You will have a PhD in a relevant subject area and proven experience in teaching mid-14th century to early/mid-16th century literature to undergraduate students across a range of modules, with experience of teaching Chaucer highly desirable. You should also have a record of high quality publications in late medieval literature commensurate with your career stage and outstanding plans for future research projects and grant capture. Knowledge of and demonstrable expertise in digital scholarly editing and/or digital humanities is highly desirable and we would like you to have the potential to contribute to the development of the School’s work in the Digital Humanities.

Informal enquiries can be made to the Acting Head of School, Dr James Annesley,  tel: 0191 208 6617, and the Director of Research, Professor Matthew Grenby, tel: 0191 208 6182, e-mail:

The position is available from 1 September 2014
More details here