Job offer in london Lecturer in Oral History at Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London – Department of History

The History Department at Royal Holloway invites applications for the above full-time post, tenable from 1 September 2017. This post is available as either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Oral History.

Applicants must have proven teaching experience, and also REF-eligible high-quality research-based publications, reflecting their expertise in oral history. The successful applicant will be required to contribute to a range of undergraduate courses, offer an appropriate MA teaching, and recruit PhD students. They will also be required to assist in departmental administration and other collective departmental activities.

Preference may be given to applicants who are able to contribute to the department’s active Public History teaching programme, both at undergraduate and MA level. Final appointment level will depend on the successful applicant’s relevant experience and publications. The essential qualification for this role is educated to PhD level (or equivalent), completed or near to completion, in a relevant field.

Applicants should consult the department website and reflect in their applications on how their own teaching and research could best complement and expand the department’s existing activities.

Applicants may contact Professor Sarah Ansari, Head of Department ( if they would like to discuss their application.

This post is based in Egham, Surrey, where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London. Some teaching could take place in central London, at Royal Holloway’s Bedford Square base.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit . The Human Resources Department can be contacted with queries by email at: or via telephone on: +44 (0)1784 276540.

Please quote the reference: 0317-099

Closing Date: Midnight, 9th April 2017

Interview Date: 25th May 2017

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