14/06/2017

Lecturer Material Culture Studies


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Universiteit Leiden
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Cultural studies
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    27/06/2017 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Netherlands › Leiden
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Other
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    30

The successful candidate will take over some of the tasks of the head of the Material Culture Studies research group, who is temporarily absent. He/she will be in charge of core educational and management tasks in the daily business of the group.

  • Preparing, coordinating and teaching courses on Material Culture in the bachelor’s programme Archaeology and the master’s programme Material Culture Studies;
  • Supervising BA, MSc and PhD students and theses in these fields;
  • Conducting management tasks (administrative, financial, HR) in the Material Culture Studies research group.
  • PhD degree in Archaeology or Archaeological Sciences;
  • Broad expertise in material culture studies and solid knowledge about scientific analyses of archaeological materials and technologies, including use-wear analysis;
  • Two years of experience in undergraduate and graduate teaching as well as thesis supervision;
  • Experience in running a Material Culture laboratory;
  • Excellent English, spoken and written; command of the Dutch language is an advantage.

Benefits

We offer a position for a fixed term (1 August to 31 December 2017). Salary range from € 2.588,-to € 4.084,- gross per month (pay scale 10, in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities). Salary scale depends on education and experience.

Leiden University offers an attractive benefits package with additional holiday (8%) and end-of-year bonuses (8.3 %), training and career development and sabbatical leave. Our individual choices model gives you some freedom to assemble your own set of terms and conditions. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a substantial tax break. More at www.workingat.leiden.edu/.

Diversity
Leiden University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from members of underrepresented groups.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Cultural studies
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Cultural studies: PhD or equivalent
    Language sciences: PhD or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

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Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Universiteit Leiden
Netherlands
Leiden
2311 GJ
Rapenburg 70

EURAXESS offer ID: 225186
Posting organisation offer ID: 41037