University of Warwick: Teaching Fellow in Early Modern European History – Call For Applications

University of Warwick – Department of History
Teaching Fellow in Early Modern European History

Location: Coventry
Salary: £28,982 to £37,768 per annum
Hours: Full Time

Fixed Term Contract until 14 July 2017.

The Department of History seeks to appoint a full-time Teaching Fellow in Early Modern European History. You will take seminars on the second-year undergraduate module ‘The European World, 1500-1750’ and you will take seminars on the first-year undergraduate module ‘Making History’, for a total of nine seminar groups of approximately fourteen students per group. You will also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules as required by the Head of Department and as appropriate to subject knowledge.

You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will also act as personal tutor to an assigned group of undergraduate students, providing pastoral support and guidance during the academic year. You will be actively engaged in research in early modern European history, or a comparable field.

You will possess experience in undergraduate teaching and subject specialism appropriate for research-led teaching in early modern European history. You should also possess a PhD (or equivalent) in History.

All applications must be accompanied by a CV and covering letter. Writing samples may be requested from candidates during the latter stages of the recruitment process and should not be submitted with the initial application.

Please direct all informal inquiries to Professor Daniel Branch, the Head of the History Department, at

For full details and to apply, please visit:

Applications close: 29 July, 2016