Lecturer in History and Gender Studies, Birbeck University of London

The Department of History, Classics and Archaeology invites applications for a fixed-term Lectureship in History and Gender Studies. Scholars working on any historical period and with a strong grounding in theories and methods of gender and/or sexuality research will be considered. You will possess a publication record that shows clear evidence of research excellence and outstanding potential to contribute to the Department’s commitment to research-led teaching. You should also have strong and relevant teaching experience. You will primarily work on the MA Gender, Sexuality and Culture / MSc Gender, Sexuality and Society. You will convene and co-teach the core module ‘Theorising Gender’, and one gender/sexuality-related MA option (for example: ‘Queer Histories, Queer Cultures’ or ‘Sex, Gender and the City’ depending on your area of expertise). You will convene the programmes’ dissertation module and supervise an agreed number of student dissertations. You will be expected to contribute to the department’s jointly-taught core modules at undergraduate level. In addition to teaching, you will act as personal tutor to students on the MA/MSc; engage in scholarly research and publication; and participate in Departmental and School administration as required. Fixed term, one year. 

Applications due 2 June 2019 

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