Job Vacancy: Teaching Fellow in Heritage and Museum Studies

7 April 2017

Museum Volkenkunde

The Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for a Teaching Fellow in Heritage and Museum Studies (Ref.:1616705). The deadline for applications is 23 April 2017.

A Teaching Fellow is sought to work closely alongside the Co-ordinators of the MA in Cultural Heritage Studies and MA in Museum Studies degree programmes, and other Heritage Section staff, to assist with teaching core and option courses to postgraduate students and to contribute more generally to the organisation of teaching at the Institute of Archaeology, UCL as required.

The Teaching Fellow will be responsible for lecturing, designing and running taught practicals, supervising dissertation training and research, marking assignments, organising and leading taught field visits, as well as assisting in the recruitment and the content and monitoring of the placements as required.

Applicants will have a PhD in archaeology, anthropology, cultural heritage studies, museum studies, or related field with a specific focus on heritage or museums along with teaching experience at Masters level. They will also have professional experience in the heritage and/or museum sector, in the UK or abroad.

The post is funded until 31 December 2019 in the first instance.