UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN (UCD)

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in German

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Location
Dublin (IE)
Posted
08 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

UCD College of Arts and Humanities
UCD School of Languages, Cultures & Linguistics

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in German
Ref: 009116

Temporary 1 year post

Applications are invited for a fixed-term, one-year position as Lecturer in German. Candidates must have a PhD in German Studies on a literary or cultural theme with a transcultural focus. They must have an excellent track record in research commensurate with their career stage. They will have native or near-native competence in German and proven experience in and commitment to the teaching of the German language. 

The successful candidate will complement the existing team of lecturing staff who have specialisms in literary and cultural studies, adaptation and translation studies, as well as intellectual history and German philosophy ranging from the seventeenth century to the present day. German 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.

Note:  It is envisaged the appointee will commenced in post on 1 August 2017.

Lecturer/Assistant Professor (below the bar) Salary: €31,820 – €56,602 per annum

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

Closing date: 7.00hrs (Local Irish Time) on Monday 3rd April 2017

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website: http://www.ucd.ie/hr/jobvacancies.

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.

Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements.

For further information please follow link below: http://www.ucd.ie/hr/t4cms/Academic%20Contract.pdf