Lecturer in Contemporary British History

Queen Mary University of London - School of History

Fixed Term 12 months

The School of History wishes to advertise a one year lecturership in modern British History starting on 1 September 2017 to replace Dr Helen McCarthy who will be on a British Academy Fellowship during that period.

The Lecturer will be expected to teach Dr McCarthy’s existing under-graduate modules on the ‘Gender and Politics in Britain since 1870) (one semester), ‘Between the Citizen and the State: Voluntary Action in Modern Britain’ (one semester), and ‘’Women, Family and Work in Post-War Britain’ (two semesters)’ and to convene and contribute to the teaching of a first year Modern British survey course.

Candidates are expected to have experience in running modules independently. They will take part in the pastoral care of students, assessment, admissions‐related activities and other administrative tasks.

The salary will be £40,182 per annum inclusive of London Allowance.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

General enquiries should be addressed to Professor Julian Jackson, Head of the School of History (j.t.jackson@qmul.ac.uk) and for details of the modules to be taught h.mccarthy@qmul.ac.uk

Details about the School can be found at www.history.qmul.ac.uk

Further details and instructions on how to apply can be found at: www.hr.qmul.ac.uk/vacancies

The closing date for applications is 20 May 2017.

Presentations and interviews are expected to be held between the dates 15 – 22 June 2017.

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