The School of Modern Languages is seeking to recruit a Lecturer in Arabic Studies. You will be a scholar with a growing international research reputation and commitment to delivering high quality in Arabic language studies and the broader field of Arabic literary and cultural studies. The position is available for a period of 3 years to cover a staff secondment.
The successful candidate will be expected to have a range of interests, to be active in research that strengthens or complements that of others in the School and to be capable of teaching the subject to undergraduate and taught postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds.
Applications are particularly welcome from candidates with research expertise in early modern/Nahḍa period (ca. 1850–1950) and qualification to teach Media Arabic and Modern Arab Culture & Society. Additional expertise in Comparative/World Literature is desirable.
Candidates should hold a PhD in a cognate discipline. Excellent teaching skills and an interest in promoting impact and knowledge exchange along with a strong publication record and an active research agenda are essential. You should also have some familiarity with grant seeking processes in relation to research councils and other sources.
Deadline for applications: 2 November 2023
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