Employment: Lectureship in Old English, UCC

Closing date 4th March 2014

Lectureship in Old English,
School of English,
UCC.

Job Posted: 22 Jan 2014
Closing Date for Applications: 04 Mar 2014
School: School of English
Contract Type: Permanent Whole-Time
Job Type: Academic
Salary: €31,821 – €51,270/€62,353 – €76,942

UCC wishes to appoint an experienced academic to the role of Lecturer in English.  Reporting to the Head of School, the appointee will have an expertise in Old English language, literature, and culture, evidenced by a doctorate in a relevant area, and an emerging or established publication record. S/he will have a demonstrated ability to teach the language, literature and culture of the Anglo-Saxon period. S/he will be required to teach Old English literature and culture to large first-year undergraduate classes, and Old English language, literature and culture to smaller groups at levels from second year to MA. Also required is MA teaching on manuscript culture and book history, and supervision of MA theses. Supervision of PhD theses in the field is also expected. In addition to teaching, the successful candidate will maintain a commitment to producing high quality scholarship in the field of Old English language and literature. S/he will also show capacity to attract national and international research funding, individual and collaborative. The successful candidate will be expected to participate as appropriate in the normal administrative work of the School.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see the document below.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Claire Connolly, Head of School (claireconnolly@ucc.ie ). For further information on the School, please see http://www.ucc.ie/en/english

To Apply:

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 5pm on Tuesday, 4th March 2014 emailing a completed application form torecruitment@ucc.ie

 Download Application Form

Download Candidate Information Pack
Additional Documentation: Memorandum re Lectureship Posts

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