Lecturer/Asst Professor in Spanish Studies

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€55,951 - €88,601 per annum
29 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
10 Aug 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Full Time

Applications are invited for a permanent position as Lecturer/ Assistant Professor in Spanish Studies and a 2-year contract position as Lecturer/ Assistant Professor in Spanish Studies at UCD.

Candidates must have a PhD in Hispanic Studies. Applications from candidates with a specialism in Peninsular Studies are especially welcome. Applicants must have an excellent track record in research commensurate with their career stage. They will have native or near-native competence in Spanish and proven experience in and commitment to the teaching of the Spanish language in a university setting. The post is within the multi-lingual, interdisciplinary School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics and the candidate will also be involved in cross-School teaching.

The successful candidate will complement the existing team of lecturing staff who have specialisms in literary and cultural studies and film studies. Hispanic Studies at UCD is committed to delivering high-quality undergraduate and postgraduate teaching across a broad curriculum and we particularly welcome applicants who demonstrate the ability to deliver innovative, engaging teaching. A university teaching qualification, or demonstrable engagement with continuous professional development in pedagogy and pedagogic innovation, is particularly welcome.

UCD is a dynamic, research-intensive university that is at the forefront of research and teaching activities across a wide range of disciplines. UCD College of Arts and Humanities ranks among the top 100 in the QS subject rankings. The School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics is a research-active unit with scholarly interests in the fields of literature, civilisation, linguistics, history, politics, cinema and society of the target societies in which the languages taught in the School are embedded.

Salary: 95 Lecturer/Asst Professor Above the Bar (7943) €55,951 - €88,601 per annum

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 10th August 2022

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: Contract.pdf.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: