University of Oxford: Departmental Lecturer in Latin Literature – Call For Applications

University of Oxford – Faculty of Classics
Departmental Lecturer in Latin Literature

Location: Oxford
Salary: £31,076 to £38,183 per annum, pro rata (Grade 7)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract

The Faculty of Classics, in conjunction with St Hilda’s College is seeking to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Latin Literature from 1 October 2017. The appointment will be for a fixed-period of 22 months to cover the teaching and other duties of Dr Rebecca Armstrong while she is on leave from October 2017 to July 2019. This is a joint appointment with St Hilda’s College, where the successful candidate will also be appointed as a College Lecturer in Classics.

The postholder will be expected to engage in advanced study and research in any aspect of Latin Literature, and to lecture and teach both undergraduate and graduate students, as well as providing tutorials to small groups in the College. She or he will also be expected to engage in some examination assessment and faculty and college administration. The postholder will be required to deliver up to 16 faculty lectures per year, supported by the production of course materials as required.

The successful candidate will have: a doctorate (complete or near completion) in a relevant field; a record of successful undergraduate teaching within the field of appointment; sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge in the subject to develop course materials; an ongoing programme of research; and the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues in a faculty environment.

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Applications close: 24 May, 2017.