Lecturer in Contemporary Poetry - B87915A

Newcastle University - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - English Lit, Language & Linguistics

Grade F: £34,520 - £38,833 per annum
Grade G: £39,992 - £47,722 per annum

The School of English Literature, Language & Linguistics wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Contemporary Poetry (post 1945, British and/or American).

You will have experience of contemporary poetry and an excellent publication record in the field, one that shows the clear potential to make a significant contribution to the school’s research culture. Experience of research and/or teaching focused on archival materials is essential as is familiarity with working at the interface between literature and the digital. Expertise in American literature will be an advantage.

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr James Annesley, Head of School, james.annesley@ncl.ac.uk.

The School/Institute holds a bronze Athena SWAN award in addition to the University’s silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our good employment practices for the advancement of gender equality, and the University holds the HR Excellence in Research award for our work to support the career development of our researchers. We are also a member of the Euraxess network.

Please be advised that due to a new minimum salary threshold of £30,000 per annum imposed by the UKVI, this post may not qualify for University sponsorship under Tier 2 of the points based system.

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