Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer in Early Modern History (teaching-focused) at the University of Manchester. Candidates with interests in any area of early modern history c.1450-1750 are encouraged to apply. Candidates will also be expected to have proven expertise in material culture studies.
You must have a successful record of undergraduate teaching in the field of early modern history (preferably with a focus on material culture studies). A strong record of academic publication in this area, commensurate to career stage, may also be an advantage.
You will contribute to a range of existing undergraduate and postgraduate courses, including the MA in Medieval and Early Modern Studies. At level 1 you will design and teach a History in Practice seminar and contribute to the Early Modern survey course ‘Forging a New World: Europe 1450-1750’. At level 2 you will contribute to the innovative material-culture focused course 'The Stuff of History: Objects across Borders, 1500-1800'. At level 3 you will devise and teach a specialist course based on your own area of research expertise. In addition to lectures and seminars, you will also take an active role in undergraduate and postgraduate dissertation supervisions and act as an academic advisor.
As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons and all appointments will be made on merit. As we are committed to the principles of the Race Equality Charter Mark, we would particularly welcome applications from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community who are currently under-represented.
Blended working arrangements may be considered.
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: Head of Department, Dr Charles Insley
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.
Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.