Closing date 23rd February 2015
Lecturer in Early Medieval History,
King’s College London.
The Department of History seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Early Medieval British History, tenable from 1 September 2015. Applications are welcome from scholars with expertise in any aspect of the history of Britain and / or Ireland, including their European and international connections, from c. 700 to c. 1200. Applications from candidates with the demonstrable ability to attract external grant funding, and/or to engage with public audiences, would be particularly welcome. The post-holder will be expected to contribute to the delivery of teaching in this broad area at all levels, from introductory undergraduate lectures to PhD supervision. They will also conduct and publish top-quality research in their area of specialism. The Department of History at King’s is a large, top-ranking department, with a long-standing reputation as a centre of particular depth and excellence in medieval history. The successful candidate will play an important role in the further development of our teaching, research, public engagement and international reputation in this area. All candidates should have reseach expertise in early medieval British history, and an enthusiasm for teaching this subject at university level. They should have completed a PhD in this area by the date of appointment. They should be prepared to teach both specialist undergraduate and MA modules in their area of expertise, and to supervise PhD students. Interviews will be held Thursday 12 March.
Further details online here.