Lecturer in Modern History (Scholarship)

The School of Divinity, History and Philosophy is seeking to make an appointment of a Lecturer (Scholarship) in Modern History from September 2018. Applicants should have a good research record in any aspect of Modern History and extensive experience of teaching in British Higher education. The applicant will be expected to teach across the four-year Scottish MA and, where appropriate, contribute to taught postgraduate courses, including courses delivered online. The successful candidate should have completed a PhD and will be an experienced and flexible teacher. The candidate will be expected to teach one junior honours (level 3) option, to contribute to team-taught sub-honours and honours courses (including an introductory course on twentieth-century Europe and a course on historiography), and to supervise undergraduate dissertations. The candidate may be asked, depending on experience, to contribute to the Department's courses in Scottish history.

You should have a good research record in any aspect of Modern History and will be expected to develop and teach one specialist honours option in a subject attractive to students and ideally close to your research interests. Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 7 scale (£39,992 per annum). As this post is externally funded by the Leverhulme Trust it is available for 12 months with a preferred start date of 1 September 2018. Informal enquiries should be made to Dr Ben Marsden, Head of History, School of Divinity, History and Philosophy, e-mail: b.marsden@abdn.ac.uk Please do not send application forms or CVs to Dr Marsden.

For more details see https://www.abdnjobs.co.uk/vacancy/lecturer-in-modern-history-scholarship-354084.html.


Published on: 
29 Jun 2018