Lecturer in Architectural Studies

The University of Manchester - Faculty of Humanities - School of Environment, Education and Development - Architecture

Closing Date : 18/12/2016.
Employment Type : Permanent.
Duration : Available from July 2017.
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities.
School/Directorate : School of Environment, Education and Development.
Division : Architecture.
Hours Per week : Full time.
Salary : £34,956 to £48,327 per annum.
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester.
Job Reference : HUM-09211.

We seek to appoint a Lecturer in Architecture to contribute to the development of the Manchester Architecture Research Group (MARg), the Manchester School of Architecture (MSA) and the School of Environment, Education and Development (SEED) (see:  http://www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/architecture  The lecturer will also contribute to the newly formed Manchester Urban Institute (MUI), a cross-disciplinary research institute launching in 2017.

This appointment is permanent and tenable from 1st January 2017, subject to completion of our probation procedures. 

We are looking for candidates who specialise in the architectural humanities and contribute to research-informed teaching that complements our existing clusters of activity and expertise.  The post will involve teaching at both undergraduate and taught postgraduate levels, as well as research and administrative roles as specified by the Head of Discipline. 

We are particularly keen to hear from candidates who can develop the capacity of the following research themes so as to strengthen our expertise in Humanities research in architecture:

  • Tracing Architectural Knowledge and Infrastructures: Epistemology and Politics
  • Mobility of Architectural Expertise: Transfers and Networks
  • Politics of Use: The Production and Consumption of Architecture

As the School is committed to Athena SWAN principles, we welcome applications from women, who are currently under-represented at this grade. All appointments will be made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Dr Raymond Lucas

Email: raymond.lucas@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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