Back to search results

Teaching Associate in Russian Studies [Temporary Cover]

University of Cambridge - Department of Slavonic Studies

Location: Cambridge
Salary: £33,966 to £44,263 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 21st February 2024
Closes: 10th March 2024
Job Ref: GR40506

The Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics at the University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Teaching Associate in Russian Studies for the 2024-25 academic year. The post is fixed-term for 12 months, to provide temporary cover, with a start date of 1 September 2024. The Faculty commits to providing career development support and mentoring for the successful candidate.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching and examining of undergraduate courses in Russian language, literature and culture, to play an active role in the development of the undergraduate and graduate curriculum; and to contribute to the administration of the Section's activities. Experience of teaching Russian literature and culture will be considered essential; experience of teaching Russian language and nineteenth-century Russian literature and culture will be considered highly desirable.

Further information about the Faculty is available at https://www.mmll.cam.ac.uk/

Candidates will need to show evidence of the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • A PhD in a relevant subject area (or clear evidence that completion of the PhD is imminent);
  • Native or near-native command of both Russian and English;
  • Evidence of developing research activity in the subject area commensurate with a candidate's stage of career;
  • Evidence of ability to teach effectively, especially at undergraduate level;
  • Ability to play an effective role in the life and work of the Slavonic Studies Section;
  • Ability to work as part of a team.

For your application to be considered please submit the following:

  • a covering letter
  • a curriculum vitae including a list of publications
  • the names and addresses of two referees who are familiar with your work. Please ask your referees to submit their references directly to references@mmll.cam.ac.uk by the closing date.

The role is being advertised on a full-time basis, but we welcome applications from candidates who wish to be considered for part-time hours. In your cover letter, please confirm the number of hours for which you wish to be considered if you are making a part-time application.

The closing date for applications is midnight (GMT) on Sunday 10 March 2024 and interviews will be held on Tuesday 19 March, subject to change.

Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Dr Rebecca Reich, Director of the Slavonic Studies Section, at directorslavonic@mmll.cam.ac.uk. On questions of procedure, please contact the Schools HR team on  MMLLPersonnel@admin.cam.ac.uk.

This post is fixed-term for 12 months or the return of the post holder, whichever is the earlier.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please click the 'Apply' button above.

Please quote reference GR40506 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University of Cambridge is committed in its pursuit of academic excellence to equality of opportunity and to a proactive and inclusive approach to equality, which supports and encourages all under-represented groups, promotes an inclusive culture, and values diversity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

Job tools
 

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Ok Ok

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Account Verification Missing

In order to create multiple job alerts, you must first verify your email address to complete your account creation

Request verification email Request verification email

jobs.ac.uk Account Required

In order to create multiple alerts, you must create a jobs.ac.uk jobseeker account

Create Account Create Account

Alert Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your account is currently blocked. Please login to unblock your account.

Email Address Blocked

We received a delivery failure message when attempting to send you an email and therefore your email address has been blocked. You will not receive job alerts until your email address is unblocked. To do so, please choose from one of the two options below.

Max Alerts Reached

A maximum of 5 Job Alerts can be created against your account. Please remove an existing alert in order to create this new Job Alert

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your alert was not created at this time. Please try again.

Ok Ok

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

 
 
More jobs from University of Cambridge

Show all jobs for this employer …

More jobs like this
Join in and follow us

Browser Upgrade Recommended

jobs.ac.uk has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing jobs.ac.uk on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge