Departmental Lecturer in Architectural History

University of Oxford - Department for Continuing Education

We are seeking to appoint a Departmental Lecturer to contribute to the teaching, supervision, examining and organisation of the Architectural History Programme. This is a full-time, 1 year fixed-term post starting in September 2018

You will need: a relevant postgraduate qualification (preferably a doctorate in a relevant discipline, though substantial relevant professional experience may be acceptable); an aptitude for teaching and some experience of teaching and research; sufficient depth and breadth of knowledge in the architectural history of England to be able to teach the broad-ranging syllabus and to supervise dissertations in both architectural history (following a humanities-based tradition) and historic conservation (a social-science model); a publication record and familiarity with the existing literature and research in the field; demonstrable ability to act on own initiative and to be part of a team; evidence of general administrative skills, including familiarity with appropriate IT packages; awareness of and support for the ethos of university continuing education, including teaching and supporting students of all ages from diverse backgrounds.

This is an opportunity to work with a dynamic, multi-disciplinary academic team supporting an expanding programme attracting outstanding participants from all over the world.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 24 November 2017.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. All employees at Grades 1-7 do not have a set retirement age. Further details are available here:

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