Lecturer in Italian
Applications are invited for one permanent appointment as Lecturer (below the bar) in Italian (to include, modern Italian literature and civilisation), located within the UCD School of Languages and Literatures.
Candidates should have a PhD in Italian studies and a primary research focus on the Italian literature and civilization of the “long 19th century” or of the 20th century, with evidence of a research interest in at least one other European literature of the same period. Experience is required in language teaching at university undergraduate level. Preference will be given to candidates with an ability to teach on 19th, early 20th century topics in Italian literature/civilisation and possibly with an expertise in literary theory. The successful candidate will prepare, design, deliver and assess high-quality language and literature modules in the Italian undergraduate and graduate programmes, will contribute where appropriate to one or more School programmes outside Italian, and will undertake such administrative duties as assigned by the Head of School or his nominee.
Note: It is envisaged the appointee will commence 1 September 2015; or shortly thereafter.
Lecturer (below the bar) Scale: €31,820 – €56,602 p.a.
Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines
Closing date: 17:00hrs (GMT) on Thursday 2nd July 2015
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (GMT) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD do not accept late applications.