Lecturer (Education Focused) in Art History (Modern & Contemporary) - AOAC2043RXNB

Updated: 3 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 27 May 2022

Start Date: 1 September 2022, or as soon as possible thereafter.
Fixed Term: 1 September 2022 to 15 January 2023

We are seeking to appoint a full-time Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Art (1900-present) with expertise in Africa and its diaspora, South Asia, East Asia, or the Middle East. This is a fixed-term post replacing a permanent member of staff on research leave.

You should already have, or be close to completing, a Ph.D. Effective communication skills are essential. You will be expected to offer attractive and accessible research-led undergraduate courses (involving third and fourth-year students) including one of the following: Modern Art Beyond the West; African Modernisms, or a related module from the existing course catalogue. Working with postgraduates, particularly teaching M.Litt. classes, will be a key part of your role. You will also be required to coordinate undergraduate and / or postgraduate team-taught modules, and to contribute lectures and tutorials on our second-year survey module.

Like other members of the School, you will be expected to take on administrative tasks as required by the Head of School.

Informal enquiries can be directed to Dr Jeremy Howard: jch2@st-andrews.ac.uk .

Applications are particularly welcome from women, people from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community, and other protected characteristics who are under-represented in Arts posts at the University.

Equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of the St Andrews experience. We strive to create a fair and inclusive culture demonstrated through our commitment to diversity awards (Athena Swan, Carer Positive, LGBT Charter, Race Charters and Stonewall). We celebrate diversity by promoting profiles of BAME, LGBTIQ+ staff and supporting networks including the Staff BAME Network; Staff with Disabilities Network; Staff LGBTIQ+ Network; and the Staff Parents & Carers Network. Full details available online: https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/ .

Closing Date: 27 May 2022
Interview Date: 22 June 2022

Please quote ref: AOAC2043RXNB

Further Particulars: AOAC2043RXNB FPs.doc

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