University College London – UCL Department of English Language and Literature

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 8.

The Department of English Language and Literature invites applicants for a full-time permanent Lectureship in Literature in English from 1900 to the present day.  The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to courses covering the post-1900 period at undergraduate level as well as, where appropriate, to other period courses:  to give seminars on the MA Issues in Modern Culture; and to teach on the following first-year undergraduate courses:  Narrative Texts, Criticism & Theory, Intellectual and Cultural Sources.  Additional duties will include:  delivering tutorials to undergraduate and postgraduate students;  the provision of pastoral care and support;  interviewing UCAS candidates; setting and marking examinations;  the performance of various administrative tasks and roles.

Candidates must hold a PhD by the time they begin their appointment and have a proven record of high-quality research and publication in some field of 20th and / or 21st-century literature in English.  Previous experience of teaching in a university English department will also be expected.

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If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact the Departmental Manager, Stephen Cadywold, , 020 7679 3135.

Closing Date: 12/5/2016

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: Friday 3rd June 2016