Free open Job in Australasia Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Early Modern European [Continental and/or British] History at University of New England, Australia

University of New England, Australia – School of Humanities

  • Continuing, full-time position
  • AU$93,336 to AU$110,619 per annum (Lecturer Level B)
  • AU$114,074 to AU$131,360 per annum (Senior Lecturer Level C)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available. 

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic
innovation. We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

The Discipline of History, School of Humanities at UNE is currently seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Early Modern European [Continental and/or British] History [1400-1800]. 

About the role
As Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Early Modern European History you will be active in securing grant funding for history projects, proactively contribute towards service roles within the school, interact with the New England community and promote historical engagement in the region. Core to the role is the ability to develop, coordinate and teach undergraduate and postgraduate units and courses on history, and to research and publish in the area of early modern European history [1400-1800]. 

Skills & Experience
The successful candidate will have a developing track record of research and publication, a demonstrated willingness to apply for grant funding, and will be looking to develop future research projects. They will be experienced in, and familiar with, best practice in the teaching of history at tertiary level, with experience in and/or aptitude for the innovative use of technologies for the practise and teaching of history. 

Additional information
To discuss this role please contact Professor Lloyd Weeks (Head of School): phone 02 6773 3982 or email To find out more about the School of Humanities, visit: 

About Armidale
Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you’d expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property. 

To find out more, visit: and

Closing Date:  31 July 2017

Reference No:  217122

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria in your application. 

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

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