Departmental Lecturer in Ancient Greek History

University of Oxford - Faculty of Classics, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies

66 St Giles’, Oxford and Balliol College, Oxford

The Faculty of Classics, in association with Balliol College, is seeking to appoint a Departmental Lecturer in Ancient Greek History from 1 October 2017. The appointment will be for a fixed period of 12 months.

The postholder will be expected primarily to lecture and teach both undergraduate and graduate students, and to engage in advanced study and research in Ancient Greek History in support of this activity. She or he will also be expected to engage in some examination assessment and faculty administration. For the College the lecturer will be required to teach up to 4 hours of Greek History (Archaic History and 5th Century to 404 B.C.) for the Honour Schools of Classics, Ancient and Modern History, and Classical Archaeology and Ancient History, and to take some responsibility for the general organisation of these courses (including Admissions), and for pastoral care of students; teaching for some of the historical options in Literae Humaniores Honour Moderations and CAAH Moderations will also be expected

The successful candidate will have: a doctorate (complete or near completion) in a related field; a record of successful undergraduate teaching within the field of appointment; sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge in the subjects to develop course materials; a publication record in a related field; an ongoing programme of research; the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues in a faculty environment; the ability to undertake pastoral responsibilities for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 6 July 2017. It is expected that interviews will be held in mid-July 2017.

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