Lecturer in East Asian History

Manchester, Greater Manchester (GB)
£35,550 to £38,833 per annum according to relevant experience
18 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lecturer (Teaching Focused) in East Asian History
Job Reference : HUM-12171
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 26/06/2018
Salary : £35,550 to £38,833 per annum according to relevant experience
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : History 
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : 1 September 2018 until 31 August 2019

Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer (teaching focused) in East Asian History at the University of Manchester.

Candidates with interests in any area of East Asian History are encouraged to apply.

You will contribute to established survey and Masters Courses. The appointee will have research and teaching interests focused on the history of East Asia in the period from Late Imperial China to the present.

Level 1 - (first-year undergraduate) Teaching will include contributing to the core course, ‘History in Practice’, ‘From Middle Kingdom to Economic Superpower: The Making of Modern China, 1800-2000’.

Level 2 - “From the Jesuits to the East India Company’

Level 3 - You may devise and teach a specialist course.

The successful candidate will supervise Level 2 Long Essays and Level 3 Dissertations.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews: 

Name: Julie-Marie Strange


Tel: 0161 275 3081

General enquiries: 


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date