Lecturer in Art History (Education Focused) Ref 4840

School/department: School of Media, Arts and Humanities
Hours:part time 0.7 FTE
Contract: Fixed term: 20 January 2021 -20 May 2021
Reference: 4840
Salary:starting at £33,797 and rising to £40,322 per annum
Placed on: 03 November 2020
Closing date: 07 December 2020.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: w/c 14 December 2020
Expected start date: 20 January 2021

Job description

The Department of Art History at Sussex enjoys an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching. Consistently ranked among the top departments by university guides, it is one of the most distinguished and innovative research-led art history departments in the UK.

The University of Sussex celebrates and promotes diversity, equality and inclusion amongst our staff and students. We encourage applications from women, disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates. We believe that the diversity of our staff and student community is fundamental to creative thinking, pedagogic innovation, intellectual exchange, and our interdisciplinary approach to research and learning. http://www.sussex.ac.uk/equalities/

An opportunity now exists for a specialist in the art history and visual culture of the twentieth century, with an interest in Surrealism and gender. You will be expected to consolidate and build on our longstanding teaching and research strength in this area, and our commitment to a long history of art.

You will join a thriving, collegial department with a commitment to interdisciplinary study and curriculum diversification, and an intellectually ambitious student community.

Research-led teaching, good communication skills, and an ability to work productively as part of a friendly, team-oriented department are essential for this position.

The teaching commitment, 0.7 FTE, will be delivered during the University term, in addition to marking assessments during the whole of the period of the contract.

The schedule will be discussed further at interview

For an informal discussion please contact Dr Ben Burbridge, Head of Department, by email on B.F.Burbridge@sussex.ac.uk.


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