Discipline of Classics and Ancient History
School of History, Philosophy, Religion and Classics
Faculty of Arts
University of Queensland

Energetic, innovative specialist in Greek History and Language needed to join a strong existing team. Participate in, and lead, research projects and the teaching of undergraduates and an established cohort of postgraduates in Greek History and Language.

The School of History, Philosophy, Religion and Classics is a dynamic team with a reputation for innovative approaches to teaching and research excellence. The School is the second largest in the Faculty of Arts, with thirty-six academic staff who are widely published internationally and have extensive research backgrounds. The School, regarded as a leader in humanities teaching and research in Australia, has the largest cohort of undergraduates and postgraduates, and the largest research income and publication output in the Faculty.

The role The successful applicant will be expected to pursue a strong and productive program of research, to be primarily responsible for the teaching of Greek History and Language and to contribute to the teaching of other courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and to supervise honours and postgraduate research students. Taking on some administrative work in the School is expected.

The person Applicants should possess a PhD in Greek History or Classics. The applicant will have an established research track record, excellent teaching skills, and a capacity to develop a strong and productive research program, and contribute to successful postgraduate teaching. A commitment to excellence in teaching and ongoing development of the undergraduate and postgraduate programs is essential. Preference will be given to an appointee who relates well to a collegiate environment and can create links to other disciplines in the School.

Remuneration The remuneration package will be in the range $70,968 - $84,275 p.a. (Level B) or $86,936 – $100,243 p.a. (Level C), plus employer superannuation contributions of 17%. Total package will be in the range $83,033 - $98,602 p.a. (Level B) or $101,715 - $117,284 p.a. (Level C). This is a full-time, continuing appointment.

Contact Obtain the position description and selection criteria online . To discuss the role contact Head of School, Professor Clive Moore, telephone or email c.moore AT

Send applications to the Human Resources Consultant, Faculty of Arts, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, or email applications.arts AT

Applications close 24 November 2008.
Reference No 1049395.