Professor in English Literature

Glasgow, Glasgow City (GB)
17 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Glasgow, College of Arts

The University of Glasgow, a world top-100 University and member of the prestigious Russell Group of leading UK research-intensive universities, is making a substantial investment in its College of Arts. Teaching and research in Arts and Humanities have been at the centre of the University since 1451

The College of Arts is home to four Schools, housing a vibrant and diverse community of undergraduate and postgraduate students and staff from across the world. Based in one of the most friendly cities in the world, and with access to the internationally significant Hunterian collections via the new Kelvin Hall facilities, Glasgow offers a stimulating and exciting environment for our research and teaching appointments.

The School of Critical Studies is looking to appoint:

Professors in English Literature                           Ref. 016906

Salary -  Chair / Professor: Depending on experience

As part of a major investment, the University of Glasgow seeks two Professors in English Literature. We welcome applications from candidates with any specialism in the discipline, although we are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in one or more of the following strategic research themes (we are especially keen to make one of the appointments in the first of these fields):
(1) Colonial and/or postcolonial literature
(2) Victorian literature
(3) Modern and contemporary literature

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