14/06/2017

Teaching Fellow in the History and Culture of the Ancient Near East


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Birmingham
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Arts
    Sociology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Established Researcher (R3)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    28/06/2017 00:00 - UTC
  • LOCATION
    United Kingdom
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Permanent
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time

Job Purpose

The Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology is looking to appoint a teaching fellow (0.5 FTE) to teach undergraduate modules in the history and culture of the Ancient Near East including a module on Sumerian language and modules that include material culture. The position is a fixed-term appointment for one year from 1 September 2017.

The successful candidate will have: a PhD in an area relevant to the post or be near completion of a PhD; the expertise to teach in the area specified in the job particulars; experience of teaching in a university department or equivalent; experience of teaching undergraduate students in Assyriology; the ability to teach Sumerian language; fluent written and spoken English.

Person Specification

• Higher degree relevant to research or teaching area or equivalent qualifications
• High level analytical capability
• Ability to design and deliver module materials successfully
• Ability to assess and organise resources effectively
• Understanding of and ability to contribute to broader management/administration processes

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University of Birmingham
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EURAXESS offer ID: 225096
Posting organisation offer ID: 60020