Lecturer in Medieval Thought

Durham (County) (GB)
06 Oct 2016
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03 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Medieval Thought

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Durham University is one of the world’s top research intensive universities with strengths across the Arts and Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences. The University sits in a beautiful, historic city where it shares ownership of a World Heritage Site with Durham Cathedral, one of the greatest Romanesque buildings in Western Europe. A collegiate University, Durham recruits outstanding students from across the world and offers an unmatched wider student experience.

Join us as Lecturer in Medieval Thought, and you will discover a wonderful intellectual and social environment in which to make a career. Here, you will explore the frontiers of knowledge.

Our department is the ideal home for your outstanding insights into the theology and history of Christian thought between the fifth to the fifteenth century. Widely recognised as one of the leading departments in the field, we consistently obtain exceptional rankings in all manner of tables. Whatever your particular area of expertise and enquiry, you will enjoy scope to undertake research leading to publications of international significance. You will teach individually and collaboratively at the undergraduate level, and begin to take a role in supervising postgraduate research.

To join us, you will need to have a relevant degree and to have submitted your PhD thesis by the closing date. We will expect you to have published some outstanding research. Crucially, your planned programme of research makes you a perfect fit with our department. A skilled communicator, you have experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

If you are an outstanding, enterprising, intellectually curious academic with ambition and a strong sense of collegiality, please do consider applying to Durham University.

Discover more and apply at durham.ac.uk/academictalent.