Old Norse Departmental Lecturer – University of Oxford

The Faculty of English is seeking to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Old Norse, in association with St Anne’s College. This is a six-month fixed-term teaching and research appointment, with a core focus on Old Norse and Old and Middle English. It is anticipated that the appointee will take up their post on 1 October 2021.

The postholder will be expected to provide undergraduate tutorial teaching for the College, up to 16 hours of Faculty lectures or classes per year, and will undertake the normal duties of a college tutor, including admissions. The primary teaching responsibility for the College will be to teach papers in literature and language c. 650-1550.

The successful candidate must possess a doctorate in the field of Literatures in English and must have experience of undergraduate teaching and possess excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. They should also have a research and publication record, appropriate to their career stage, in Old Norse or Old English literature.

Applications, which should include a CV and supporting statement, should be made online via the link above by 12 noon (BST) on Thursday 24 June 2021. Interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams on Thursday 8 July 2021.

Salary £32,817 – £34,804 per annum, Grade 7.

This is a re-advertisement. Previous applicants need not reapply. Full details can be found on the job advertisement.