Lecturer in Modernism, School of English & Digital Humanities

University College Cork
July 23, 2024
Offerd Salary:€39,787 - €68,943
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Lecturer in Modernism, School of English & Digital Humanities

Permanent Whole-time Post

UCC wishes to appoint an experienced academic to the role of Lecturer in Modernism. Reporting to the Head of School, the successful candidate should have expertise in one or more the following areas, and will also be expected to teach across the genres of fiction, poetry and non-fictional texts, including manifestos and essays:

Modernist fiction (1910-1945)

Modernist women's writing

Modernism in British Literature (1910-1945)

Virginia Woolf and British Modernism

Gender and Sexuality in Modernist Literature

Duties will include research, research-led teaching and contributions to the University, the discipline and the community. The successful candidate shall teach and examine, undertake administrative duties, and carry out other duties appropriate to the post under the general direction of the Head of the School of English and Digital Humanities.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https: // ore.ucc.ie/. The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr Órla Murphy, Email: [email protected] For further information on the Department: https: // www. ucc.ie/en/english/

University College Cork is committed to being a fully inclusive global university which actively recruits, supports and retains colleagues from all sectors of society. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) are core values under our Strategic Plan. UCC holds a Bronze Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advancing equality in higher education. We value diversity as well as celebrate, support and thrive on the contributions of all our employees and the communities they represent. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from everybody, regardless of age, care-giving status, disability, ethnicity, gender and/or gender identity or expression status, nationality, marital status/civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion/creed, and/or sexual orientation. We are committed to supporting all staff through flexible working schemes, family-friendly policies, training and development, and staff networks. We value the enrichment that comes from a diverse community and seek to promote equality, prevent discrimination and protect the human rights of each individual in line with equality legislation. We encourage applicants to consult our Dignity and Respect Policy and learn more about our EDI related initiatives .

Appointment may be made on the Lecturer (Below the Bar) Salary Scale: €39,787 - €68,943 (Scale B) / €41,814 - €65,603 (Scale A).

Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy .

We encourage you to reach out to us directly should you require assistance or reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal (https: // ore.ucc.ie/). Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to [email protected], quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday 23rd July 2024.

No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector

Contact Person : Dr Órla Murphy Contact Email : [email protected] Job ID : 078071 Contact Number : Close Date : 23-Jul-2024 12:00

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