Teaching Fellow in Physical Geography - Ref: 3040
(22 September 2016)
The Department of Geography at Durham University seeks to appoint a Teaching Fellow (Grade 7) in Physical Geography for a fixed 9 month term (to start on 1st November or as soon as possible thereafter). You will join a department committed to research excellence, being ranked first for research power in REF2014, and teaching excellence, being second in the Complete University Guide and fourth in the Guardian Guides 2016. The person appointed will contribute to existing modules, developing new materials and providing advice and guidance on student research.
The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field, and demonstrate a commitment to delivering excellent teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In addition to their teaching, the successful candidate will perform departmental administrative tasks commensurate with their grade. The successful candidate will be given opportunities for career development and to maintain their research.
For informal discussions in confidence about the post, please contact: Professor Mike Crang, Head of Department
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 334 1896
Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in the University. Please note, this post is full time (35 hours per week).
Closing date: 22nd October 2016