Institute of Archaeology


Job Vacancy: Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Islamic Archaeology

17 May 2021

The UCL Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for an Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Islamic Archaeology (Ref.:1875324). The deadline for applications is 11 June 2021.

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A part-time (80%FTE) Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Islamic Archaeology is sought to teach core and option modules to undergraduate and postgraduate students, to build the profile of Islamic archaeology at the UCL Institute of Archaeology, and to contribute more generally to teaching and administration as required.

The post-holder will teach at all levels and be responsible for lecturing, seminars and tutorials, supervising dissertation training and research, marking assignments, personal tutoring, organising and leading taught field visits, assisting in student recruitment, as well as developing new modules where needed.

The post is available from 1 September 2021 until 31 August 2025, providing cover for Corisande Fenwick as she will be on research leave.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in archaeology, art history, or a related field, with a specific research focus on the pre-modern Islamic world. Candidates must be able to deliver undergraduate and Masters modules in Islamic archaeology and heritage, as well as deliver and contribute to other modules at undergraduate and Masters level in world archaeology or archaeological science or heritage in line with their subject and regional expertise.

Applications from candidates whose teaching strengths include cultural heritage and/or late antique archaeology are especially welcomed.

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