Baron Thyssen Lecturer in Classical Studies

Open University - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)

Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 12 months - post available from 1 September 2017

We are seeking to recruit a colleague to join our team of academics within the Discipline of Classical Studies.

You will be expected to contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, supporting and leading teams responsible for the production, presentation, assessment and quality assurance of Classical Studies modules and for the interdisciplinary modules to which Classical Studies contributes.  In particular, you will support the teaching of A340 The Roman Empire as well as other Classical Studies and/or Level 1 modules, depending on expertise. Other duties may include developing a programme of outreach activities and teaching resources to promote Classical Studies in schools. You will also be an active researcher with planned research outputs for the next REF.

You will have a PhD in Classics, Classical Studies, Ancient History, Classical Archaeology or a related subject.

The Faculty has a strong commitment to collective working in teaching and scholarship, and to the career development of new and existing staff. 

Closing date: noon on Wednesday 5 July 2017.

Interviews will take place late July 2017.

For detailed information and how to apply please click the apply button below.

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