Aston University
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £33,943 to £46,924 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 26th September 2016
Closes: 21st October 2016
Job Ref: R160376

Please note, this post is advertised in conjunction with R160377 (Senior Lecturer in English Literature). If you would like to be considered for the Lecturer and Senior Lecturer post, then you will need to submit two applications (Lecturer – Reference R160376 / Senior Lecturer – Reference R160377).

The School of Languages and Social Sciences is an ambitious, expanding, multidisciplinary School with an established reputation for excellence in teaching and research.

The English subject group is seeking to make two appointments, one at Lecturer and another at Senior Lecturer level in English Literature from 1 April 2017. These are being made to support the introduction of a new undergraduate degree in English Literature to begin 2017/18. Strong candidates from any sub-field of English Literature are encouraged to apply.

You should have experience of teaching English Literature and be able to contribute to the development of the teaching portfolio within the subject group. You should have a completed doctorate in a relevant social science discipline and a developing profile of publications and research.

Interviews are anticipated to be held on 21st and 22nd November 2016.

Please contact Professor Urszula Clark (Head of Department) with any queries about the role (

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