Lecturer in Film Studies (Lecturer A) Ref 10154

School/department: School of Media, Arts and Humanities
Hours: Part time 0.3 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: Fixed term 2 January 2023 until 30 June 2023 
Reference: 10154
Salary: starting at £35,333 to £42,155  per annum, pro rata 
Placed on: 15 November 2022
Closing date: 28 November 2022. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: To be confirmed
Expected start date: 2 January 2023

Job description

The School of Media, Arts and Humanities at the University of Sussex wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Film Studies from 2 January 2023 to contribute to teaching in the Film Studies Department.

The successful candidate will normally possess a completed doctorate in a relevant academic discipline, have teaching experience in the fields of gender, sexuality and queer studies and be able to help with the teaching of Film Studies at the University of Sussex. The successful candidate will be required principally to cover one UG module (Cinema and Sexualities) and one PG module (Cinematic Bodies) and potentially cover a lower level introductory class. It is desirable that the candidate’s research engages with the study of gender, sexuality and queer studies.

Please contact Professor Dolores Tierney (d.m.tierney@sussex.ac.uk) for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 10154 [PDF 93.77KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code however to meet the minimum salary requirement this is dependent on the salary you are offered and/or whether you are eligible for tradeable points. If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page for further information. If you want further advice on sponsorship eligibility please contact HRCompliance@sussex.ac.uk

Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.

How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to mahrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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