Lecturer in Anthropology
Queen's University Belfast -School of History and Anthropology
Applications are invited for this permanent post tenable from 1 October 2013 or as soon as possible thereafter. The School is seeking an Anthropologist who will contribute to the vision and research direction of the School. Applicants must have a primary or Master’s degree in Anthropology (or a cognate discipline) and a completed PhD in Anthropology. A full REF return appropriate to stage of career, university teaching experience and evidence of a substantial period of fieldwork are also essential. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake high quality research in line with the School’s research strategy, to teach and supervise in Anthropology at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and to contribute to the School’s administration/outreach activities.
Preference may be given to applicants with expertise in any area associated with one or more of the following research interests: anthropology of borders; conflict; cultural heritage; medical anthropology or the economy. Experience of teaching introductory anthropology and research methods and demonstrable ability to secure grant funding is also desirable. Full criteria will be provided in the job details for the post.
Anticipated interview date: Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th September 2013
Salary scale: £33,230 - £48,729 per annum (including contribution points)
Closing date: Monday 26th August 2013