The Department of History seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Histories of Russia and Communism. The position is based in the Department of History, Heslington, and available from 10 September 2018 – 9 September 2019.
You will be responsible for developing and delivering teaching across the Department within the areas of Russian history and the history of communism; carrying out individual or collaborative research projects, leading to the production of research outputs/outcomes, and undertaking relevant administrative and managerial duties.
You should have a PhD in Russian History or a cognate field relevant to the post, and ideally hold an appropriate teaching qualification. You will have an emerging publication record in a relevant field with proven experience of taking responsibility for teaching and learning at undergraduate, and preferably, postgraduate level.
The starting salary will be £38,832 a year on grade 7 of the University’s salary scales.
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Closing date: 06 June 2018
Interview date: 02 July 2018
Vacancy reference: 6638
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