Lectureship, Teaching Focused in Social Anthropology

Manchester, United Kingdom
£36,261 to £39,609 per annum
25 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 06/11/2018
Salary : £36,261 to £39,609 per annum 
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Social Anthropology 
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : Starting 1 January 2019 until 30 July 2019 

The Department of Social Anthropology is one of the oldest established departments of anthropology in the UK. The department scored highly in the REF 2014, being ranked first in the country in terms of GPA for Social Anthropology, and has strong international recognition, including the groundbreaking work on conflict, inequality and social change pioneered by the Manchester School.

Applications are invited for a fixed term teaching focused Lectureship in Social Anthropology available from 1st January 2019 to 30 June 2019.  Applicants should combine a strong capacity for research with the skills to deliver outstanding quality teaching in a collegial, research focused environment. The successful candidate will be an excellent researcher who will deliver research led teaching across a range of courses, including core teaching in Anthropology, and contribute to the delivery of our programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

The post holder will be expected to develop their own courses which support the curriculum for delivery in a variety of formats (seminar based teaching or lectures depending on course requirements). They will be expected to effectively supervise undergraduate and taught postgraduate students.

Interviews are scheduled to take place in Manchester on November 29th

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Dr Anthony Simpson


Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars

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