Lecturer in European History 1300-1500 CE

Durham (County) (GB)
£34,304 - £40,927 per annum
22 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
20 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

This post is full-time and fixed term for the period 12 September 2022 to 11 September 2024

The Department of History at Durham University seeks to appoint a talented individual to the fixed term role of Lecturer in European History (including Britain/Ireland) 1300-1500.

It is widely recognized as a leading centre of historical research and teaching, consistently ranked amongst the top UK History departments in league tables.

Applicants must demonstrate research excellence in the field of European History 1300-1500 CE, with the ability to teach our students to an exceptional standard and to fully engage in the services, citizenship and values of the University. The University provides a working and teaching environment which is inclusive and welcoming and where everyone is treated fairly with dignity and respect. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate these key principles as part of the assessment process.

In the first year, the post-holder will be expected to offer a Level 2 module in late medieval European history and to contribute to the team-taught Level 1 module 'Decline and Crisis? Europe, 1300-1500'. They will undertake some undergraduate and MA dissertation supervision and, where appropriate, carry out other teaching duties specified by the Head of Department. In the second year, they will be expected to offer additional teaching on new or existing Level 2/3/4 modules.