Lecturer in Early Modern British History

King's College London

Job id: 079310. Wage: £42,405 – £49,785 every year together with London Weighting Allowance.

Posted: 17 November 2023. Time limit: 03 December 2023.

Enterprise unit: School of Arts & Humanities. Division: Historical past.

Contact particulars:Professor Jon Wilson. [email protected]

Location: Strand Campus. Class: Tutorial & Instructing.

Job description

The Division of Historical past seeks to nominate a Lecturer (Training and Analysis) in Early Trendy British Historical past, tenable for 12 months full-time from 1 January 2024. The submit will meet non permanent educating wants arising from a colleague’s maternity go away. 

The post-holder will concentrate on any a part of the interval 1500-1800. Their obligations will embody educating the primary yr module Historic Expertise, Sources and Approaches, the second yr Themes in Premodern British Historical past, and remaining yr Crime and Punishment, in addition to contributing to the primary yr survey module, Early Trendy Worlds. They are going to conduct analysis in early fashionable British historical past, and be anticipated to contribute to the administration and pastoral provision of the Division of Historical past, and could also be requested to contribute to the King’s Previous venture, which investigates the historical past of King’s School London in relation to nationwide and world buildings of energy.

Purposes are welcome from candidates with experience in Early Trendy British Historical past and the flexibility to show the modules outlined above. Candidates ought to have accomplished a PhD by the date of appointment.

We significantly welcome functions from Black and minority ethnic candidates as they’re under-represented within the Division of Historical past. All functions from members of teams with protected traits which were marginalized on any grounds enumerated beneath the Equality Act are welcomed. 

This submit will likely be provided on a fixed-term contract for 12 months till December 2024

This can be a full-time submit – 100% full time equal

Key obligations

•         Ship team-taught and specialised educating at UG stage

•         Contribute to administrative and pastoral provision within the Division of Historical past

•         Have interaction in scholarship on Early Trendy Historical past

The above record of obligations will not be exhaustive, and the submit holder will likely be required to undertake such duties and obligations as might fairly be anticipated inside the scope and grading of the submit.

Expertise, data, and expertise

Important standards

  • PhD in Early Trendy British Historical past accomplished
  • Wonderful analysis in Early Trendy British Historical past
  • Demonstrable means to convene, train and assess modules referring to Early Trendy British Historical past throughout the undergraduate curriculum
  • Demonstrable means to interact college students and assist their studying
  • Demonstrable administrative and interpersonal abilities, a collaborative ethos, and capability for team-working
  • Sturdy observe file in scholarship relative to profession stage
  • Expertise of educating and supporting college students at UG stage
  • Skill to show the modules listed within the position profile
  • Fascinating standards

  • Expertise of educating and supporting college students at PG stage
  • Expertise of researching a public-facing, institutional historical past venture related to engaged on King’s previous
  • We ask all candidates to submit a duplicate of their CV, and a supporting assertion, detailing how they meet the important standards listed within the advert. If we obtain a robust subject of candidates, we might use the fascinating standards to decide on our remaining shortlist, so please embody your proof in opposition to these the place potential.

    Interviews are on account of be held in early December.

    This position does meet the necessities of the House Workplace and due to this fact we’re capable of provide sponsorship for candidates who require the suitable to work within the UK.

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