Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Maynooth, Ireland
Jul 01, 2020
End of advertisement period
Jul 26, 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Full Time

Department: Modern Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Vacancy ID: 006481
Closing Date: 26-Jul-2020

We are seeking two excellent academics to join our staff as Assistant Professors/Lecturers in German Studies (One permanent post and one 5-year contract post). The candidates appointed will have a proven record of teaching, research and publication in any aspect of Literature / Culture of German-speaking countries. He / she will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching programme of the School / German Studies and undertake teaching duties on the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as the supervision of MA students.

The appointees will be expected to support the University's research strategy, including affiliating to the Research Institutes, where appropriate, and working with colleagues on national and international research. The appointees will be expected to sustain and conduct research, engage in scholarship of quality and substance and generate publications of international standard.

Lecturer Salary Scale: €53,774 - €84,544 per annum (7 points)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the above scale.

Closing Date: 23:30 hrs (local Irish time) on Sunday, 26 July 2020

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.
The position is subject to the Statutes of the University.