The University of Bristol invites applications to a full-time permanent Lectureship in Medical Humanities. Candidates who can demonstrate excellence in the teaching and research of Medical Humanities as it intersects with any area or period of English Literature are eligible to apply.

The successful candidate will join a department with a long-standing reputation for the quality of its teaching and its research in all periods of English literature, and become part of a dynamic community of scholars in the School of Humanities and the Faculty of Arts.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide research and instructional expertise in medical humanities and to extend the range of teaching provision in this area both for the English Department and the wider School of Humanities.

Grade: Lecturer B, Pathway 1, Grade J

Contact for informal enquiries:

Professor Ad Putter
Ms R Jacks
Tel. +44 (0)117 331 7982

Timescale of appointment:

Long-listed candidates will be notified on or about Monday 11 May 2015. They will be required to submit a sample of their work (in English, not more than 10,000 words) by Friday 15 May 2015.

Short-listed candidates will be notified on or about Friday 22 May 2015 and invited to interview. They will be required to submit brief outlines for two units they might teach. One should be a School unit in Medical Humanities and the other a unit in English, to be emailed for review. (See department website for unit types).

Interview date: Friday 5 June 2015.
Anticipated start date: September 2015
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