Lecturer in English Literature

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Greenwich, London (Greater) (GB)
13 Oct 2016
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28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in English Literature (Literature 1660-1789)

Literature, Language and Theatre

Location:  Greenwich 
Salary:  £32,004 to £37,075 Plus London Weighting £3,509 
Contract Type:  Permanent 
Closing Date:  Friday 28 October 2016
Interview Date:  To be confirmed 
Reference:  1269

The Department of Literature, Language and Theatre within the Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities at the University of Greenwich is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in English Literature.

You must have expertise in English Literature of the period 1660-1789. You will be able to teach across the discipline and must be actively engaged in research.

You will join the English Literature programme team, developing our external profile and expanding activities related to public engagement.  You should be prepared to stimulate academic thinking, curriculum development, and teaching and learning strategies in English Literature.

Our teaching in English Literature places a strong emphasis on thinking creatively about the relation between literature and other forms of representation, between theory and practice and between English literature and a wider cultural history.

You will be able to demonstrate that s/he is well placed to make an active contribution to the ongoing development of both our undergraduate and postgraduate English Literature degrees with the above in mind. We are also interested in hearing from candidates who can contribute to our student employability strategy.