The Department of English Language and Literature invites applications for a full-time fixed-term (maternity cover) Teaching Fellowship in English Literature. The post will run from 25 September 2017 until 23 March 2018. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at least one of the following undergraduate courses:

  • The Romantics Period (1789-1832)
  • American Literature in English to 1900.

The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to one or more of the following first-year courses: Narrative Texts, Criticism & Theory, Intellectual and Cultural Sources. S/he will, in addition, be required to give tutorials to undergraduate students; to undertake the normal duties of teaching administration; and to attend departmental meetings. The person appointed may be asked to do some interviewing of UCAS applicants and marking of interview candidates’ written work.
The successful candidate will have a PhD in English, either gained or submitted by the start of the appointment, and must be able to demonstrate scholarship in literature of the Romantic period or pre-twentieth-century American literature in English, as well as the ability to teach successfully at higher education level.
Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact the Departmental Manager, Stephen Cadywold, s.cadywold@ucl.ac.uk, 020 7679 3135.
Interview Date: Early June
To apply, visit: http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BAZ930/teaching-fellow-in-english-literature/