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College Teaching Associate in Medieval English Literature

St John's College seeks to appoint an additional member to its teaching team from 1 October 2017 to provide supervision and academic support to undergraduate students in English. The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the teaching team to deliver a focused, rigorous and effective academic programme. This post is offered for a fixed-term period of one year, ending on 30 September 2018 and is to provide cover during a period of leave.

The successful candidate will specialise in the literature of the medieval period. The ability to teach in other areas of the English Tripos will be an advantage. He or she will be expected to provide four hours of small-group teaching per week during the twenty teaching weeks of the Michaelmas, Lent and Easter Terms (amounting to 80 hours of contact time), mentoring of students and associated examining. The appointee may also be asked to offer further supervisions and to interview candidates for admission.

Additional remuneration will be paid for interviewing candidates for admission and for examining. The post is pensionable under the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS). The successful candidate will also be provided with a range of non-contractual benefits including Membership of the College and invitations to various College entertainments and events.

For further particulars (which includes information on remuneration), please visit the College website www.joh.cam.ac.uk/vacancies, e-mail recruitment@joh.cam.ac.uk or telephone 01223 338794.

The closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on Friday 9 June 2017 . Interviews are expected to be held Friday 30 June 2017.

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01223 338794
Closing Date: 
Friday, 9 June, 2017 - 12:00