Lecturer in Social Anthropology (Teaching Focused)
University of Manchester Faculty of Humanities
United Kingdom

Lecturer in Social Anthropology (Teaching Focused)




Job Reference : HUM-13860

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing Date : 24/05/2019

Salary : £32,236 to £39,609 per annum (according to relevant experience)

Employment Type : Fixed Term

Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities

Division : -

Hours Per week : Full Time

Contract Duration : 1 August 2019 until 31 January 2020

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The Department of Social Anthropology is one of the oldest established departments of anthropology in the UK. The department scored highly in the REF 2014, being ranked first in the country in terms of GPA for Social Anthropology, and has strong international recognition, including the groundbreaking work on conflict, inequality and social change pioneered by the Manchester School.


Applications are invited for a fixed term teaching focused Lectureship in Social Anthropology available from 1st August 2019 to 31 January 2020.  Applicants should combine a strong capacity for research with the skills to deliver outstanding quality teaching in a collegial, research focused environment.  You will be an excellent researcher who will deliver research led teaching across a range of courses, including core teaching in Anthropology, and contribute to the delivery of our programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You will be expected to develop your own courses which support the curriculum for delivery in a variety of formats (seminar based teaching or lectures depending on course requirements). You will be expected to effectively supervise undergraduate and taught postgraduate students.




As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons and all appointments will be made on merit . As the School is committed to Athena SWAN principles, we would particularly welcome applications from women, who are currently under-represented at this grade.




Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies




Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:


Name: Dr Anthony Simpson


Email: tony.simpson@manchester.ac.uk


Technical support:


Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk


Tel: 0161 850 2004


General enquiries:


Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk


Tel: 0161 275 4499




This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date


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