University Lecturer, History of Life, Human and Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Job type: Faculty Non Tenured

Application deadline: February 18, 2019


Department/Location: Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge

Salary: £40,792-£51,630

Reference: JN17080

Closing date: 18 February 2019

Applications are invited for a permanent University Lectureship in History of Life, Human and Earth Sciences, to start on 1 September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. Responsibilities will include contributing to all aspects of undergraduate and graduate teaching, assessing graduate applications and student funding applications supervising and examining, leading research work in the history of life, human and earth sciences, and various administrative duties for the Department.

Applicants must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and have an outstanding record of excellence in teaching, research and publication in this area. The Department offers an exceptionally stimulating and supportive interdisciplinary research environment and the opportunity to develop undergraduate and graduate teaching in the post-holder’s areas of expertise.

For information on the Department of History and Philosophy of Science see our website, for more on the University of Cambridge see our website.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit this website. This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the ‘Apply online’ button and register an account with the University’s Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Applicants are able to upload a maximum of 3 three documents. These should be arranged as follows:

1.) cover letter, curriculum vitae and full list of publications combined into one document. Please include weblinks or doi’s for your publications, where possible; 2.) details of teaching experience and research interests; 3.) three samples of recent work.

References: Please provide the names and contact details of three referees in the space provided. We will contact the referees of longlisted candidates directly (unless you advise that you do not wish us to do so). Referees will be asked to comment specifically on the candidate’s ability to undertake this role in the Department.

Schedule: Closing Date: 18 February 2019; Job talks and informal meetings: all day on 2 May 2019; Interviews: afternoon of 3 May 2019; Start Date: 1 September 2019

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Any further queries regarding this position can be addressed to hpsjobs@hermes.cam.ac.uk.

Posted: February 04, 2019