Lecturer in Early Medieval History – University of York

The Department of History is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in the early medieval British and European history, with research and teaching interests in the period c.300-c.600 CE. You should have a PhD in an area of history relevant to the post and ideally hold an appropriate teaching qualification. You will have an emerging publication record in a relevant field with proven experience of taking responsibility for teaching and learning at undergraduate, and preferably, postgraduate level.

This post is offered on a Fixed Term basis from 14 September 2022 to 13 September 2023.

  • You will have a PhD in a cognate discipline relevant to the post. You should also hold an appropriate academic professional and teaching qualification or a willingness to complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice.
  • You will have extensive specialist knowledge in your subject area, to design, develop & deliver teaching to students in the Department of History. You will have experience of taking responsibility for teaching and learning at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and of successful course planning, design and delivery.
  • You will have the ability to develop research objectives, projects and proposals and complement and enhance the department’s research strategy and goals with publicly evidenced, high-quality research.You will be able to evidence your ability to disseminate your research findings at conferences and other appropriate events.
  • You will have excellent  IT skills and highly developed communication skills to engage with a wide ranging audience using a range of media. You will have the ability to supervise the work of others, for example as an MSc, PhD or postdoctoral supervisor.

Interview date: Week commencing 9 June 2022

The deadline for applications is 19 April 2022. Please apply through the website.