Senior Teaching Fellow, Film Studies

Southampton, United Kingdom
£39,152 to £49,553
Jun 18, 2021
End of advertisement period
Jul 05, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Film Studies

Location:  Avenue Campus
Salary:   £39,152 to £49,553
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Monday 05 July 2021
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1399021AR

Film Studies has a long history at Southampton and our Department has an excellent reputation for teaching and research. We are based within the School of Humanities in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and have close interdisciplinary links with other members of the School and the wider University.  

You will become part of a team of dedicated teachers and researchers. You will be a practiced teacher with a PhD or equivalent qualifications and experience in Film Studies or a related discipline and with teaching experience at Undergraduate and/or Postgraduate level. While we welcome applications from those working in any aspect of Film Studies, we would be particularly interested in candidates working on film and media industries. You will also have expertise in and responsibility for shaping the Department in Education and Enterprise activities and could have expertise in film theory and American cinema to contribute to our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

A founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, the University of Southampton has a global reputation for its passion and ability to work collaboratively in delivering world-class education, research and innovation that makes a proven impact on society’s greatest challenges. We are a top 100 global university (QS World Rankings, 2021) and we are top 20 in the UK (Complete University Guide, 2021). We bring people and ideas together to achieve the remarkable. We provide the environment, the support and the challenge for them to realise their fullest potential. 

For informal enquiries before submitting your application, please email the Head of Department, Professor Michael Williams at  

Please include a covering letter and full CV in your application.   

We are committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity by attracting, developing and retaining staff from many different backgrounds to promote an inclusive environment. The University of Southampton is proud to have been awarded an institutional Athena Swan silver award which underpins our pledge to improve equality for women. 

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Annabelle Trimm (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043 or email  Please quote reference 1399021AR on all correspondence.