Lecturer (Teaching & Research) in Ancient History

University of Leeds
May 28, 2024
Offerd Salary:£37,099 to £44,263
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Lecturer (Teaching & Research) in Ancient History

Are you an academic with the enthusiasm and ability to carry out teaching and research in Classics? Do you have an excellent research record and a potential for establishing an international research reputation? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a Russell Group University?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 75 universities in the world. We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities. Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe.

As a Lecturer in Ancient History (with archaeological and/or material culture specialism), you will carry out teaching and research that contributes to our existing strengths in Classics and in the School more broadly. You will teach across our undergraduate and postgraduate curricula, with a particular focus on Ancient History. You will also pursue a research agenda that builds on your achievements to date and that contributes to the School's reputation for high quality and innovative research. You will be expected to contribute to the effective management of the School, Faculty and wider University by undertaking appropriate administrative duties.

You will have a PhD in Ancient History or a cognate field, and relevant teaching experience at undergraduate level.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance– the University contributes 14.5% of salary
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Dr Paul White, Director of Classics

    Email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures School/Institute: School of Languages, Cultures and Societies Category: Academic Grade: Grade 7 Salary: £37,099 to £44,263 p.a. pro rata Working Time: 50% Post Type: Part Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Tuesday 07 May 2024 Closing Date: Tuesday 28 May 2024 Reference: AHCLC1216 Downloads: Candidate Brief

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