Four new posts in the School of Classics

The School of Classics invites applications for the following job vacancies:

  1. Permanent Lectureship in Greek Literature (from 1 September 2017)
    Closing date: 10 March
  2. Permanent Lectureship in any area of Classics (from 1 September 2017)
    Closing date: 10 March
  3. Two-year Temporary Lectureship in Ancient History (from 1 September 2017)
    Closing date: 24 March
  4. Three-year Leverhulme Research Project Grant Postdoctoral Fellowship (from 1 July 2017)
    Closing date: 24 March
    About the project: Mountains in ancient literature and culture and their postclassical reception

Candidates applying for more than one of the posts are required to make a separate application for each.


Vacancy: Professor in Ancient History

This post is available from September 2015 or earlier. We are seeking to maintain and enhance the academic excellence of the School of Classics by the appointment of a major scholar with internationally recognised expertise in Ancient History (broadly defined, including the material culture of the ancient world). The successful candidate will be required to teach undergraduates and postgraduates for the School’s degree programmes in Ancient History, Ancient History & Archaeology and Classical Studies, to supervise PhD students, and to conduct research that meets the highest standards of excellence. She or he will offer academic leadership, and will make a major contribution to enhancing the School’s research environment and promoting collaborative research.

Closing Date:  21 January 2015

(ML2161) Further details and application