|Salary:||£42,155 to £51,805 per annum|
|Placed On:||11th January 2023|
|Closes:||6th February 2023|
The Department of English and Related Literature seeks to appoint a Lecturer in African Literatures (any period). Scholars who identify as Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic or Global Majority are strongly encouraged to apply as they are currently under-represented within the Department.
The successful candidate will have the ability to work in a language other than English, in keeping with the Departments’ commitment to multilingualism. They will join one of the world’s leading literature departments, which boasts an outstanding research record, a distinctive international outlook, and a deep-rooted commitment to excellence in learning and teaching.
We are happy to consider applications for part-time working, where that suits the circumstances and preferences of the applicant.
The successful candidate will teach students across our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, including our prestigious MA in Global Literature and Culture. You will contribute to the teaching of English and other literatures across the degree programme, including as part of an innovative, research-led World Literature Module of your own design. The appointee will undertake PhD supervision as appropriate. You will be a champion for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, and will contribute to our ongoing project to decolonise and diversify the curriculum and Department.
Skills, Experience & Qualification needed
Interview date: TBC
For informal enquiries: please contact Helen Smith on email@example.com.
The University strives to be diverse and inclusive – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.
We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University.
We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork
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