Lecturer (Education) in French Studies

Queen's University Belfast

School of Arts, English and Languages

Founded in 1845 as Queen’s College Belfast, we became an independent university in 1908. Today, we’re a member of the Russell Group, combining excellence in research and education with a student-centred ethos.

The post holder will be responsible for teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level, will contribute to French language teaching, and to a range of contextual studies modules in French Studies. He/She will also contribute to the School’s/area’s administration/outreach activity.  The post is temporary from 1 April 2018 – 31 December 2018

Our five core values (Respect, Integrity, Excellence, Ambition, Connected) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.

The successful candidate must have:-

  •     Primary degree including at least Joint Hons or equivalent in French
  •     Hold a PhD in relevant area of French StudiesEvidence of language teaching experience at tertiary level
  •     Ability to deliver research-led specialist teaching at all levels of the curriculum
  •     Ability to design course materials and to plan and organise the delivery and assessment of taught courses in French Studies
  •     Ability to contribute fully to the French Studies Curriculum at UG and PG levels
  •     Ability to contribute fully to the broader administrative activities of the subject area and the School of Arts, English and Languages

Full criteria can be found online at www.qub.ac.uk/jobs

Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr Sarah Bowskill, email s.bowskill@qub.ac.uk

Anticipated interview date: Thursday 18 January 2018

Closing date: Thursday 21 December 2017

Apply online at www.qub.ac.uk/jobs. For further information or assistance contact Human Resources, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN.  Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on HR@qub.ac.uk

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability.

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding.

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