Closing date 5th July 2013
Lecturer in Art History: Italian Renaissance / Decorative Arts and Material Culture,
School of History, Art History and Philosophy, Department of Art History,
University of Sussex.
Full time, Fixed term for 10 months (maternity cover)
Salary range: starting at £33,230 and rising to £36,298 per annum
Expected start date: 1 September 2013
The Department of Art History at Sussex enjoys an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching. Placed third in the 2008 RAE, and consistently ranked among the top departments by the Independent and Times, it is one of the most distinguished and innovative research-led art history departments in the UK.
An opportunity now exists for a scholar with expertise in Italian Renaissance art and in decorative arts and material culture to join the department on a fixed term basis to provide maternity leave cover. The ideal candidate will have strong teaching experience, an excellent publications record and be able to contribute to the Department’s REF submission in 2014.
The successful candidate will join a thriving, collegial department with a commitment to interdisciplinary study and an intellectually ambitious student community. Good communication skills, and an ability to work productively as part of a friendly, team-oriented department are essential for this position.
For an informal discussion please contact Dr Michelle O’Malley, Head of Department, by email on email@example.com.
Closing date for applications: 5 July 2013
Interviews are expected to take place on 22 July 2013
For full details and how to apply see www.sussex.ac.uk/jobs