Lecturer in Latin


We wish to appoint a Lecturer in Latin Literature within the School of Classics.  The successful candidate will be a scholar with a growing international research reputation in Classics, with the expertise to deliver high-quality teaching in Latin Literature and Classical Studies. We are open to appointing in any area of Latin literature and language, with a special interest in candidates who can consolidate or extend our areas of subject expertise.

The successful candidate will be expected to have a wide range of interests, to be active in research publication and/or Impact, and to demonstrate an interest in promoting knowledge exchange. A commitment to research-led teaching and the ability to communicate with undergraduate and taught postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds is essential. Familiarity with grant-seeking processes in relation to research councils and other sources is desirable.   

Informal enquiries are warmly welcomed and can be directed to Professor Rebecca Sweetman (classicshos@st-andrews.ac.uk) and Dr Emma Buckley (eb221@st-andrews.ac.uk).  

We are fully committed to equality and diversity in our recruitment and employment policies.  We support family-friendly working practice and flexible working arrangements.   We strive to promote an academic community that attracts and supports the development of a diverse faculty reflecting the environment in which we live and work. 

Applications are particularly welcome from women, people from the Black, Asian, Minority or Ethnic (BAME) community and other protected characteristics who are underrepresented in academic posts at the University.    

The University of St Andrews is committed to equality for all, demonstrated though our working on diversity awards (ECU Athena SWAN/Race Charters; Carer Positive; LGBT Charter and Stonewall). 

Application deadline: 8 April 2021         

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