You will be a permanent Lecturer (teaching and research) in Roman History. You will cover teaching, administrative, and related duties in Ancient History, particularly republican Roman History, and will make a substantial contribution to the research profile of the Department, especially in the early periods of Roman History.
Your principal duties will be to teach, assess and administer course-units in Roman History, to supervise dissertations and long essays at undergraduate and MA levels, and act as research supervisor for PhD students, to engage in high quality research and publication in Roman History, especially that of the republican period, and to play a full part in the life of the Department of Classics and Ancient History. The ability to teach Latin language is essential; the ability to teach Greek language will be an advantage, as will an ability to teach Greek History.
As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as black and minority ethnic (BME) candidates are currently under-represented at this level in this area, we would particularly welcome applications from BME applicants. All appointments will be made on merit.
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Dr Andrew Morrison, Head of Classics and Ancient History
Tel: 0161 275 3024
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Tel: 01565 818 234
Date of external posting: Friday 8 May 2015
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.
Please note that the interview date for this post is 17th June.