Lecturer in Contemporary Chinese History
The Department of History seeks to appoint a Lecturer specialising in Chinese History post-1900. The post-holder will conduct and publish high quality research in the subject, seek external research funding and engage in impact-generating activities. They will develop and design new modules in their area of specialism, and contribute to the planning, organisation and delivery of other teaching activities. They will assume pastoral and administrative responsibilities, and participate actively in the life and culture of the department. A strong research track record, excellent teaching ability, outstanding interpersonal skills and a collaborative ethos are essential for the role.
We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented in the Department of History.
The selection process will take place towards the end of March 2020. It will consist of a presentation to History Department staff and graduate students, followed by an interview with the selection panel.
To apply, please register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online.
To assist in the shortlisting process, applicants are asked to include a copy of an article or chapter (either published or intended for publication).
Applicants should make clear in their supporting statement how they meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of their skills and experience. This may include experience gained in employment, education, or during career breaks (such as time out to care for dependants).