Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in History (European)

Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
£39,993 - £49,149 per annum
09 May 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Humanities and Social Science is seeking to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in History (European).

History at LJMU is a well-established subject with a strong research profile and a score of 96% overall satisfaction in the 2017 National Student Survey. It currently comprises fifteen members of staff teaching a broad range of modules from the eighteenth century onwards and covering the United Kingdom; Europe, notably the political and social history of twentieth-century France, Germany 1933 - 1945, the social and cultural history of the Soviet Union; the Middle East; Africa; the USA; and Asia. Details of the current research interests in History at LJMU can be found at History Research Group.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer able to teach on a number of modules related to Modern History and wider Foundation, undergraduate, and postgraduate level as required. We would particularly welcome applications from candidates whose research and teaching specialisms would allow us to develop our expertise into the history of Central Europe during the long-nineteenth century.

Applicants who can strengthen our offer to students in the fields of social, cultural or intellectual history are particularly encouraged to apply. Additionally, we are interested in applicants who may have leadership or teaching experience of Foundation year, Level-3 delivery. Applicants should have completed a PhD in the discipline, and have teaching experience at undergraduate level.

Informal enquires may be made to the Subject Leader for History, Dr David Clampin, email: or telephone: 0151 231 5173

Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.