Teaching Fellow in the History and Culture of the Ancient Near East

3 days left

Location
United Kingdom
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Closes
Jun 28, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Part Time

Job Purpose

The Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology is looking to appoint a teaching fellow (0.5 FTE) to teach undergraduate modules in the history and culture of the Ancient Near East including a module on Sumerian language and modules that include material culture. The position is a fixed-term appointment for one year from 1 September 2017.

The successful candidate will have: a PhD in an area relevant to the post or be near completion of a PhD; the expertise to teach in the area specified in the job particulars; experience of teaching in a university department or equivalent; experience of teaching undergraduate students in Assyriology; the ability to teach Sumerian language; fluent written and spoken English.

Person Specification

• Higher degree relevant to research or teaching area or equivalent qualifications
• High level analytical capability
• Ability to design and deliver module materials successfully
• Ability to assess and organise resources effectively
• Understanding of and ability to contribute to broader management/administration processes