Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Modern Global History (19th / 20th century)

University College Dublin - UCD School of History

Permanent– Commencing 1 September 2018

The UCD School of History is seeking to appoint a permanent Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Nineteenth- and/or Twentieth-Century Global History. Any research specialization within that period will be considered, but the School has a preference for candidates with a research area that stretches beyond Europe.

You 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 modern global history and will contribute to the School’s research profile through high-quality publications, engagement with the wider public and external grant acquisition.

Note: It is anticipated that interviews will be held in Dublin in May 2018.

Lecturer/Assistant Professor (above the bar) Salary Scale: €52,325 - €82,267 per annum pro rata

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

Closing Date: 17:00hrs (local Irish Time) o on Friday, 2 March 2018

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 (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD do not accept late applications.

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

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below:http://www.ucd.ie/hr/t4cms/Academic%20Contract.pdf

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