Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Modern East European History – Commencing 1 September 2018

University College Dublin - UCD School of History

UCD College of Arts and Humanities

Applications are invited for a Permanent Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Modern East European History. It is anticipated that interviews will be held in January 2018.

The UCD School of History is seeking to appoint a permanent Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Twentieth-Century Eastern European History (including Russian history and/or the history of Eastern and East-Central Europe but excluding the German-speaking lands of Central Europe).

The successful applicant will have a PhD in a relevant area, a proven teaching ability and a track-record of high-quality research, demonstrated by publications. A proven ability to attract external funding would be an advantage. Preference may be given to candidates with research and teaching interests that complement and reinforce existing areas of strength within the School.

The post-holder will design and deliver teaching on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the field of twentieth-century European history and will contribute to the School’s research profile through high-quality publications, engagement with the wider public and external grant acquisition.

95 Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale: €51,807 - €79,194 per annum.

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17.00hrs (GMT) on Friday, 24th November 2017

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Irish Local Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website: www.ucd.ie/hr/jobvacancies

Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements.

For further information please follow link below: www.ucd.ie/hr/t4cms/Academic%20Contract.pdf

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CVs submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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