Call for application for the Bennett Boskey Fellowship in Atlantic History (1700-1900).
WHEN / WHERE
Exeter College, Oxford (UK). The Fellowship, which is strictly temporary, will be tenable for a period of up to 36 months (with effect from 1 October 2018).
The main duties of the post are to: undertake tutorial or class teaching of undergraduates of Exeter College and the Williams College Visiting Students programme, up to a maximum of six (‘weighted’) hours per week averaged over the three eight-week Terms of the academic year; to engage in advanced study and research; to set and mark College examinations; to submit termly reports on students taught; to provide pastoral care for students; to participate in the undergraduate admissions process; to undertake such duties as may reasonably be required to support the teaching of History at the College; and to participate in the governance of the College as a member of the Governing Body (and therefore a Trustee).
The successful candidate will have:
- A research record of international standing, appropriate to the stage of the candidate’s career, with evidence of, or evidence of potential for producing, research of international standing in History;
- The proven ability, or the potential, to provide excellent tutorial and small group teaching in a range of undergraduate topics;
- The ability to undertake College administration and duties; and
- A PhD, or equivalent, in History. (Candidates must possess a PhD as a result of a viva voce examination (or equivalent doctoral defense) held between 01 October 2014 and 30 June 2018 (inclusive).
The Lecturer will be appointed on Grade 7 of the University’s salary scale for academic staff, currently £31,604 – £38,833 per annum (inclusive of the College Housing Allowance (£8,723 per annum)), at a point dependent on experience. In addition to salary, a range of other generous benefits are available, as set out in the Further Particulars. To download a copy of the Further Particulars, please click here.
Deadline is 12pm midday (GMT) on Monday 8 January 2018. General guidance for candidates applying for positions in History can be found here.
Submit all application materials by email, to the HR Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org. If possible, applications should be submitted as a single PDF file.