The School of Humanities and Social Sciences, incorporating The Institute
of Arab and Islamic studies, contains six departments (IAIS, History,
Politics, Sociology & Philosophy, Classics & Ancient History and Theology)
that achieved 5 ranking in RAE 2001, placing it in the top four in the
country for these subjects collectively. With over 100 full-time academic
staff, 25 research fellows/assistants and numerous part-time teaching
staff, more than 300 postgraduate students and over 1500 undergraduates,
the school offers a lively, cosmopolitan and interdisciplinary environment.
For further details see our website at:
The Department of Classics and Ancient History invites applications for a
permanent lectureship in Classics, from September 2008. Candidates will be
expected to have completed their PhD and to have a strong commitment to
research. Applicants will be considered from any field of classics, but
the successful candidate will be expected to teach a range of subjects
within the central areas of Latin literature and contribute to postgraduate
teaching and supervision at MA and PhD level. Preference may be shown to
candidates with research interests in Latin.
The starting salary will be circa £29,139.
Application packs available from www.exeter.ac.uk/jobs; e-mail
d.brown AT exeter.ac.uk;. Answer phone (01392) 263100 quoting reference number
6733. Closing date for completed applications is Friday 9th February 2007
Before submitting an application you may wish to discuss the post further
by contacting Stephen Mitchell, Head of Department, telephone (01392
264201) or email S.Mitchell AT exeter.ac.uk.