Lecturer in Literature in English
Languages, Literature and Culture,Literature
Short info about job
Company: University of Reading
Department: School of Literature and Languages
Salary: £39,992 to £41,212 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1368 3370574
Fax: +44-1236 3670227
Detail information about job Lecturer in Literature in English. Terms and conditions vacancy
The Department of English Literature at the University of Reading is looking to appoint a Lecturer in Literature in English. The successful candidate will contribute to teaching and research in one or more of the following specialisms: race and literature; postcolonial writing; Caribbean/North American writing; writing in an Atlantic or hemispheric perspective. This permanent, full-time post will involve all aspects of academic employment, including teaching, examining, administration, research and publication of assessable outputs, cultural outreach and impact activity.
You will have:
- A track record of high-quality research publications suitable for submission to REF2021.
- Appropriate higher educational qualifications.
- Experience of teaching at university level in a relevant area.
- Collaborative skills, and a willingness to work as part of a team.
- The willingness and ability to contribute to outreach and recruitment activities.
Informal contact detailsContact role: Head of DepartmentContact name: Peter StoneleyContact phone: 0118 378 5095Contact email: [email protected]
Closing date: 06/10/2017Interviews to be held: 25/10/2017
The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.