Lecturer in the History of Asia pre-1750

London (GB)
£37,412 to £44,015 per annum
07 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
07 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in the History of Asia pre-1750

Department : History

The Department of History at King's College London is seeking a Lecturer in the History of Asia pre-1750 to enhance its existing strengths in world history and history pre-1750. 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.

Historians of any area of Asia during any part of the period pre-1750 are welcome to apply. We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented in the Department of History.

This post will be offered on an indefinite contract.

This is a full time post - 100% full time equivalent.

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).

The applicant 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).

The selection process will take place in May. It will consist of a presentation to History Department staff and graduate students, followed by an interview with the selection panel.

Grade and Salary : Grade 6, £37,412 to £44,015 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance
Job ID : 011272
Close Date : 07-Apr-2019
Contact Person : Professor Abigail Woods
Contact Details :, 0207 848 7564