Lecturer in Modern German History - Teaching and Scholarship

London (GB)
16 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Modern German History - Teaching and Scholarship (Fixed-term) - QMUL13263

Department: School of History

Salary: £40,865 - £43,152 per annum (Grade 5) 

Closing date: 15-Dec-2017 


Lecturer in Modern German History – Teaching & Scholarship

Fixed-term for five years 

Queen Mary University of London enjoys an outstanding international reputation for the excellence of its research and teaching in the Humanities and Social Sciences. As a member of the Russell Group of British Universities, it is ranked among the leading universities in the United Kingdom for the quality of its research and teaching. The Humanities and Social Science Graduate School has over 600 students pursuing taught Masters and doctoral research degrees. The School of History is an innovative leader in a wide range of historical fields, and is renowned for its dynamic and supportive research environment.

To provide cover for Professor Christina von Hodenberg during her five-year secondment as Director of the German Historical Institute, the School is seeking to appoint a Teaching and Scholarship Lecturer to develop and teach modules on German history since 1800 at every level.

The successful candidate will have a PhD or equivalent in History, experience in teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate level and clear and ambitious plans for future scholarship activities. Experience in running modules independently is essential. The post-holder will take part in the care of students, assessment and admissions¿related activities, and may be required to deliver courses during Summer Schools.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Professor Julian Jackson, Head of the School of History (j.t.jackson@qmul.ac.uk). 

Details about the School can be found at www.history.qmul.ac.uk 

To apply, please click on the link below.

The closing date for applications is 15 December 2017 

Presentations and interviews are expected to be held in the week starting 15 January.

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