Prehistory Lectureship Available at Exeter (permanent job)

logo uoeJob title Lecturer in Prehistoric Archaeology (Education & Research)
Job reference P54940
Date posted 27/10/2016
Application closing date 28/11/2016
Location Exeter
Salary The starting salary will be from £33,943 per annum within the Grade F band (£33,943 - £38,183).
Package Generous holiday allowances, flexible working, pension scheme and relocation package (if applicable).
Job category/type Academic
Job description College of Humanities

Combining world class research with very high levels of student satisfaction we are a member of the Russell Group and now have over 19,000 students. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) Exeter was ranked 16th nationally with 98% of its research rated as being of international quality. We are ranked 9th in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide league table, 13th in The Complete University Guide and 11th in the Guardian University Guide.

The post of Lecturer in Prehistoric Archaeology will contribute to extending the research profile of archaeology at Exeter, particularly in areas related to the study of prehistoric societies.

The successful applicant will hold a PhD (or nearing completion) or equivalent in prehistoric archaeology and have an independent, internationally-recognised research programme in an active field of research that employs methodologies that extend or complement existing Exeter strengths. He/she will be able to demonstrate the following qualities and characteristics; a strong record in attracting research funding, or demonstrable potential to attract such funding, teamwork skills to work in collaboration with existing group members, an active and supportive approach to inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary research that will help to foster interactions and links both within the University and externally, the attitude and ability to engage in continuous professional development, the aptitude to develop familiarity with a variety of strategies to promote and assess learning and enthusiasm for delivering undergraduate programmes.

For further information please contact Prof. Alan Outram, e-mail a.k.outram@ex.ac.uk or telephone (01392) 724398.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification document please click here [PDF - 70.3Ko].

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer which is 'Positive about Disabled People'. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.