Lecturer (Below the Bar) in English

National University of Ireland, Galway

Deadline May 10, 2012
Date Posted April 4, 2012
Type Executive
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Applications are invited for a full-time lectureship in English (below the bar), with a specialism that falls within the period 1500 to the present. The successful candidate will teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, maintain an active research profile and contribute to the strategic development of the discipline. Applicants are invited to demonstrate how they would contribute to the development of at least one of the following four MA programmes: MA in Literature and Publishing, MA in Writing, MA in Culture and Colonialism, MA in Journalism. Applicants should demonstrate an innovative research agenda. Applicants must hold a PhD and have experience in third-level teaching.


For informal enquiries, please contact Prof. Sean Ryder, email sean.ryder@nuigalway.ie or telephone: +353 (0)91 493009.

Additional information on English at NUI Galway is available at www.nuigalway.ie/english/


40,256 p.a. to 56,782 p.a.

36,230 p.a. to 51,104 p.a. (applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)


(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Below the Bar scale in line with current Government pay policy)


(For pre 1995 public sector entrants in Ireland, the D class Salary rates will apply)


Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight (local time) on Thursday, 10th May 2012. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.


For more information and Application Form please see www.publicjobs.ie  Applications should be sent to nuigposts@publicjobs.ie


All applicants will receive an acknowledgement within 2 working days. If you do not receive an acknowledgement of receipt of your application within this timeframe or if you have any other queries regarding the application process please contact Alan Kelly at 01 8587681 or email rbd.mailbox@publicjobs.ie  


Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector.


National University of Ireland, Galway is an equal opportunities employer.