Teaching Associate in Ancient History

University of Sheffield - Faculty of Arts and Humanities - Department of History

Fixed Term from 01 September 2018 until the 30 June 2019

The Department of History at the University of Sheffield is seeking to appoint a ten month fixed-term Teaching Associate in Ancient History, specifically the history of ancient Rome and its empire.

We are one of the most active centres for historical research in the country with a distinguished record of internationally outstanding and innovative historical research. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) puts the Department of History third in its overall rankings and second on the quality of its publications, 42% of which were judged to be 4* or ‘world-leading’. We also have a vibrant postgraduate research culture, and our expertise in applying digital technology to historical research informs scholarship and teaching at every level. We teach the history of all periods from late antiquity to the present day, taking in Europe, South Asia, and the Americas, and attract highly qualified undergraduate and MA students.

You will have a PhD in History or a related subject area or have equivalent experience and have teaching strengths within the area of ancient history and will help design and deliver teaching on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.  You will also be expected to contribute to the Department’s presence within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the wider University and, through outreach and knowledge exchange, in Sheffield and beyond.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

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