Teaching Associate in Literature (part-time, fixed term)

The School of English is seeking to appoint a part-time Teaching Associate in Literature for 7.25 hours per week. 

The person appointed will undertake teaching within the School of English in literature of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. They will contribute mainly to our core first year module ‘Studying Literature’. They may also be asked to contribute to other teaching in literature (1500 to the present) as appropriate within the workload allocation of the role. 

Mentoring towards further career progression will be offered throughout the period of the post. 

Candidates should have a PhD (or equivalent) in a relevant area of literature. Evidence of the ability to teach at university level is essential. Experience of distance learning teaching and involvement in pastoral academic work is desirable. 

This is a part time (7.25h per week), fixed term appointment from 1 March 2021 to 31 July 2021.

Further information about the School is available at: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/english 

The interview process will include a presentation of teaching and a formal interview.

These will be held online using MS-Teams.

The University of Nottingham strongly endorses Athena SWAN principles, with commitment from all levels of the organisation to address gender equality. It is our mission to ensure equal opportunity, best working practices and fair policies for all. 

Our staff body is currently under-represented in terms of Black, Asian and minority ethnic members, and so we would particularly welcome applicants from these backgrounds. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Máire ní Fhlathúin, email: maire.ni_fhlathuin@nottingham.ac.uk

Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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