Job Vacancy: Lecturer in Conservation

28 February 2013

Conservation of heritage objects

The Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for a Lecturer in Conservation (Ref.:1313456). The deadline for applications is 20 March 2013.

The UCL Institute of Archaeology is recognised as one of the leading academic departments of Archaeology not just in the UK but globally. The Institute has an established position as a world leading heritage conservation training institution with postgraduate programmes investigating cultural heritage through the conservation of heritage objects and structures.

The Institute of Archaeology is seeking to appoint a Lecturer to work with existing colleagues in contributing to and developing research and teaching in conservation.

The person appointed will be expected to make a significant contribution to the MA in Principles of Conservation, the MSc in Conservation for Archaeology and Museums and other Institute programmes, including academic and practical teaching, supervising dissertations, tutoring internships and organising fieldwork.

It is expected that the person will enthusiastically participate in the Institute’s Heritage Studies Section, contributing to strategic developments across the activities of the Section.

The successful candidate will have a passion for conservation teaching and research, outstanding achievements for their career stage, a PhD in conservation or a closely related subject, and a strong track-record of publication in the field of conservation. They will also have an enthusiastic attitude towards collaborative teamwork.