Lecturer in Renaissance Literature, 1560-1660 - B94922A

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

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

The School of English Literature, Language & Linguistics wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Renaissance Literature between 1560 and 1660. You will have experience of teaching Renaissance Literature 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. Expertise in drama may be an advantage. You will be expected to contribute to teaching at Stage 1 and 2 on Literature modules contributing to BAs in Literature, Literature with Creative Writing, Literature and History, and English Language and Literature. You will be given the opportunity to design and deliver a specialist module at Stage 3. Lecturing staff also participate in the School’s thriving postgraduate culture by teaching on MA programmes and supervising PhD students. All staff play a role in the management and administration of the School. The School values diversity and is committed to recruiting and supporting staff and students from all sectors of society.

Informal enquiries can be made to:
Dr Ruth Connolly, Head of Literature: Ruth.Connolly@Newcastle.ac.uk or Dr James Annesley, Head of School: James.Annesley@Newcastle.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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