Call for applications
University of Warwick - History
Salary: £28,695 to £37,394 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Contract / Temporary
Placed on: 24th July 2015
Closes: 17th August 2015
Job Ref: 1482967
Fixed term contract for 10 months.
The Department of History seeks to appoint a full-time Teaching Fellow in the History of Medicine. You will take seminars on the first-year undergraduate module ‘Making of the Modern World’ and you will convene, taking lectures and seminars, the second-year undergraduate module ‘From Cradle to Grave: Health, Medicine & Society in Modern Britain’, for a total of eight seminar groups of approximately fourteen students per group. You will also teach occasional lectures for other undergraduate modules as required by the Head of Department and as appropriate to subject knowledge.
You will undertake lecturing, seminar teaching, essay tutorials, office hours, marking of undergraduate work, exam invigilation, and monitoring of student attendance in accordance with the Department’s quality assurance practices. You will also act as personal tutor to an assigned group of undergraduate students, providing pastoral support and guidance during the academic year. You will be actively engaged in research in the History of Medicine, or a comparable field.
You will possess experience in undergraduate teaching and subject specialism appropriate for research-led teaching in the History of Medicine. You should also possess a PhD (or equivalent) in History.
All applications must be accompanied by a CV and covering letter. Writing samples may be requested from candidates during the latter stages of the recruitment process and should not be submitted with the initial application.
Please direct all informal inquiries to Mr Robert Horton, the History Department Administrator, at R.S.Horton@warwick.ac.uk.