Teaching Fellow in Film Studies

Queen Mary University of London - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

(Part-time, Fixed-Term 1 September 2017 – 31 January 2019)

Queen Mary University of London is one of the UK’s leading research-focused universities and a member of the Russell Group with an outstanding reputation in the humanities and social sciences.

The School of Languages, Linguistics and Film at Queen Mary University of London are looking to appoint to a part-time, fixed-term Teaching Fellow in Film Studies. The post holder will be expected to deliver high-quality undergraduate teaching and assessment, supervise undergraduate and taught postgraduate student dissertations, and to contribute to the life of the Department and the School in a more general way by undertaking appropriate administrative and pastoral duties. The post does not have a research element.

You will be educated to PhD level (or equivalent) in a relevant field, together with experience of teaching at undergraduate level. As a strong communicator, you will able to present specialist material in a logical, coherent and interesting manner and build effective relationships with staff and students. Good IT and organisational skills, and the ability to work independently with initiative are also essential.

The post is part-time (7 hours per week - 0.2 FTE) and fixed term, from 01 September 2017 – 31 January 2019. The successful candidate will ideally be able to commence employment on 01 September 2017. Salary will be in the range of £7,212 - £7,612 per annum (£36,064 - £38,062 pro rata), inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days’ annual leave pro rata, a defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

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.

The School welcomes applications from ethnic minority candidates, as they are currently under-represented in the School.

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

Completed applications, including a CV and covering statement, should be submitted by 27 August 2017. Interviews will take place in August 2017.

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