UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE

Lecturer in Asia Pacific Studies

Location
Preston, United Kingdom
Salary
Grade: H (£36,261 - £42,036)
Posted
22 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Aug 2019
Ref
REQ004443
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 19/08/2019
Location Preston Campus
Salary Grade: H (£36,261 - £42,036)
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The School of Language and Global Studies at the University of Central Lancashire wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Asia Pacific Studies to contribute to the academic development, course management, teaching, research development and scholarship within the School in the area of APS.

The successful applicant will have PhD (or near completion) in a related field or equivalent research experience.

Experience of teaching Asia Pacific Studies in a higher education environment is essential. The candidates must have extensive knowledge and expertise in the Asia Pacific region. A focus on Japan would be an advantage. An ability to teach and supervise dissertations up to Masters level, as well as an ability to undertake research and/or knowledge transfer, is also required.

The post-holder will have an excellent record of working as part of an academic team, excellent presentation and communication skills, as well as being IT literate and demonstrating a willingness to develop innovative teaching methods.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online via www.uclan.ac.uk/jobs or by contacting Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form

School/Service: School of Language & Global Studies
Hours: Full Time (37.00 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
Basis: Fixed term contract until 31 August 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed

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