The successful candidate will be expected to teach on courses covering the medieval period at undergraduate level, including the compulsory Chaucer and first year Old and Middle English courses, the second and third year Middle English course, and to contribute to the MA in Medieval and Renaissance Studies. The successful candidate may also be required to contribute to other BA and MA courses. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to give one-to-one tutorials to undergraduate students and to undertake the normal duties of teaching administration and the provision of pastoral care and support to tutorial students. The post is initially funded for 10 months.
Applications are invited from candidates with a proven teaching record in medieval English literature. An ability to teach selectively outside the period is also required. Candidates should have gained a PhD by the time the appointment begins.