Lecturer in Early Modern Portuguese and Iberian History, including the Colonial World
King’s College London – History
|Salary:||£32,958 per annum, plus £2,623 per annum London Allowance.|
|Contract Type:||Contract / Temporary|
|Placed on:||2nd March 2017|
|Closes:||26th March 2017|
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The salary will be paid at Grade 6, £32,958 per annum, plus £2,623 per annum London Allowance.
This post will be Fixed Term Contract for 24 months starting 1st September 2017
This is a Full-time 100% full time equivalent
The Department of History seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer in Early Modern Portuguese and Iberian History, including the Colonial World, for a two-year period beginning 1 September 2017. Applicants are encouraged with scholarly expertise in any aspect of the history of Iberia’s kingdoms and their mercantile or territorial empires from c.1500-1750. The post holder will cover the core teaching responsibilities of Professor Francisco Bethencourt, while he takes up a two-year Major Research Fellowship at the Leverhulme Trust. They will contribute to our team-taught lecture sequences for first year undergraduates in early modern European history. They will also teach advanced undergraduate modules on Religion and Society in Southern Europe, and the History of the Iberian World (1492-1822), together with an MA module on European Expansion: Civil Rights and Ethnic Prejudices (1500-1850). In addition, they will contribute to other modules, and perform pastoral and administrative responsibilities as appropriate.
The Department of History at King’s is a large, young, top-ranking department, with strengths ranging from the early medieval to the contemporary period, and a global spread in research and teaching interests. We are particularly proud of the connections we make between different peoples and places, which plays an important part in our teaching and research
The selection process will consist of a panel interview
Interviews are scheduled to take place on either 3 or 4 April 2017.
For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact Jon Wilson, firstname.lastname@example.org or 020 7848 1081.
To apply for this role, please go to the King’s College London HireWire Job Board and register to download and submit the specified application form.
The deadline for applications is midnight on 26 March 2017