Institute of Archaeology


Job Vacancy: Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Biomolecular Archaeology

15 May 2023

The UCL Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for an Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Biomolecular Archaeology (Ref.:B03-01612). The deadline for applications is 7 June 2023.

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A part-time (25%FTE) Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Biomolecular Archaeology is sought to co-ordinate and teach a core undergraduate module at the UCL Institute of Archaeology, to contribute to a MSc Biomolecular Archaeology module and more generally to teaching and administration as required.

The post-holder will teach at all levels and be responsible for lecturing and tutorials, laboratory training, supervising dissertations and marking assignments. 

The post, which provides cover for Rhiannon Stevens for the period when she will be on research leave as PI of a Leverhulme Trust-funded project, is open-ended with a funding end date. The funding for this post is limited and will come to an end on 30 September 2025.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in archaeology, archaeological science, or related field, with a specific research focus on Biomolecular Archaeology. Candidates must be able to co-ordinate an undergraduate module (Term 2 only) and contribute to a MSc Biomolecular Archaeology module (taught in Term 1 reading week), and contribute to other modules at undergraduate and Masters level in archaeological science in line with their subject expertise. 

Applications are especially welcomed from candidates whose teaching strengths include stable isotopes and/or, proteomics and/or, residue analysis and/or ancient DNA.

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