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Lecturer in Medieval History
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: HUM-10490

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 24/08/2017

Salary: £34,956 to £38,183 per annum according to experience

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Humanities

Division: History

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: 1 September 2017 until 31 August 2018

School / Directorate: School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

The University of Manchester invites applications for a Fixed term Lectureship (teaching focused) in Medieval History. You will have research interests in the field of Medieval history and will be able to teach Medieval history at all levels.

You will contribute to established undergraduate survey and Masters courses. You will have research and teaching interests focused on Medieval history. Level 1 (first-year undergraduate) teaching will include contributing to the core course, ‘History in Practice’, and ‘The Making of Europe, 400-1500’. At Level 2, you will act as course unit director and teach on ‘From Catastrophe to Crusade: Europe in the Aftermath of the Vikings’. You will supervise Level 2 Long Essays and Level 3 Dissertations. At MA level, you will join the teaching teams on core and optional courses for the MA in History and in Medieval and Early Modern Studies. You may also have the opportunity to supervise MA dissertations.  

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. As we are committed to the principles of the Race Equality Charter Mark, we would particularly welcome applications from the black and minority ethnic (BME) community who are currently under-represented at this level in this area.  All appointments will be made on merit.  

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Professor Julie-Marie Strange


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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