Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Black or Asian British History post-1800

London (GB)
£37,412 - £63,051 per annum
08 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
07 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Black or Asian British History post-1800

Department : History

The Department of History at King's College London seeks a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Black or Asian British History post-1800.

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 also perform pastoral duties, and participate actively in the life and culture of the department. The post offers exciting opportunities to lead the strategic development of the department's existing relationship with the Black Cultural Archives. A strong research track record, excellent teaching ability, outstanding interpersonal skills and a collaborative ethos are essential for the role.

Specialists in any aspect of Black or Asian British History post-1800, including the history of migration and diasporic studies, are invited 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.

The selection process will take place in May, and 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).

They 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).

Grade and Salary : Grade 6/7/8, £37,412 - £63,051 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.
Job ID : 011346
Close Date : 07-Apr-2019
Contact Person : Professor Abigail Woods
Contact Details :, 0207 848 7564