The Faculty of Humanities, Leiden Institute for Area Studies is looking for a
University Lecturer Modern China (1.0 FTE)
Vacancy number 18-450
The Faculty of Humanities is rich in expertise in fields such as philosophy, religious studies, history, art history, literature, linguistics and area studies covering nearly every region, of the world. With its staff of 995, the faculty provides 27 master’s and 25 bachelor’s programmes for over 7,000 students.
The University Lecturer will hold a position in the Leiden University Institute for Area Studies. LIAS is comprised of a School of Asian Studies and a School of Middle-Eastern Studies, with international staff and student populations. The institute is committed to a present-day vision of area studies, integrating disciplinary and regional-historical perspectives on a solid foundation of excellent language skills.
Current staff in LIAS has expertise in the fields of Anthropology, Archaeology, Art Studies, Buddhist Studies, Film Studies, History, International Relations, Language Pedagogy, Law, Linguistics, Literary Studies, Material Culture Studies, Performance Studies, Philology, Philosophy, Political Economy, Religious Studies, Sociology, and Visual Culture Studies.
Terms and conditions
We offer a position as University Lecturer, for 38 hours per week, fixed-term post from August 2019 through July 2021, with the possibility of renewal based on need, funding and performance. Salary range, depending on education and work experience, from €49,474 to €76,939 (pay scale 11-12 in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities) gross per year, based on a full-time appointment. The University Lecturer may start at the appropriate step in scale 10 until she/he fully meets the requirements for scale 11 as specified by the Faculty of Humanities, particularly with regard to teaching skills certification and the number of years of relevant work experience.
Leiden University offers an attractive benefits package with holiday (8%) and end-of-year bonuses (8.3 %), training and career development and sabbatical leave. Our individual choices model gives you some freedom to assemble your own set of terms and conditions. For international spouses we have set up a dual career programme. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a substantial tax break. More at https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/working-at/job-application-procedure-and-employment-conditions.
Leiden University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from members of underrepresented groups.
Enquiries can be directed to email Dr. Limin Teh, email email@example.com, telephone +31 71 - 527 2544.
Applications must be received no later than 16 December 2018, with the interviews with shortlisted candidates scheduled for early February 2019. Applications should be in English, and be submitted firstname.lastname@example.org. Please ensure that you include in a single PDF document named ‘FAMILY NAME – Given name – vacancy number and in this order:
|Location:||Leiden - Netherlands|
£44,002.23 to £68,429.62 converted salary* gross per year
|Placed On:||8th November 2018|
|Closes:||16th December 2018|
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