Salary: £32,600 to £37,768 per annum pro rata (80% fte)

Post Type: Part Time (temporary to cover maternity leave)

Closing Date: Saturday 13 August 2016

The School of Histories, Languages and Cultures at the University of Hull seeks to appoint a temporary Teaching Fellow (80% FTE) in American Studies to cover a period of maternity leave.

This appointment complements our existing provision in American history, literature and culture, and the successful candidate should be able to work in a team-based and interdisciplinary context.  We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive early-career scholar with a commitment to teaching and learning, to provide cover for a colleague on maternity leave.  The fellow will be expected to have interdisciplinary expertise in American historical and cultural studies, capable of delivering modules in recent cultural history, American prison culture and Mexican-American cultural history.

For questions or an informal discussion about the position, please contact Dr David Eldridge (

Interviews are likely to be held Monday 22nd August 2016.

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