Teaching Fellow in Human Geography (Cultural Geography)

Closing Date : 14/06/2017

Salary : £29,301 per annum

Hours Per week : 1.00 FTE

Contract Duration : Full-time,Fixed-term for one year

Further details: https://jobs.reading.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=996

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Fellow in Human Geography, with a particular focus on delivering teaching in Cultural Geography. This reflects several years of successful undergraduate recruitment in Geography, successful grant awards to existing academic staff and our commitment to maintaining excellent teaching and learning in the Department of Geography and Environmental Science.

This is a twelve month teaching intensive role with related administrative responsibilities. Duties include delivering a range of existing teaching content in Human Geography, convening team taught undergraduate modules, supervising undergraduate research projects and participating in field-based teaching.

You will have:

  • A PhD or equivalent in Human Geography or a related subject;
  • The ability to develop and deliver a taught module on Geographies of Death and carry out associated administrative activities;
  • Experience of supervising undergraduate research projects;
  • A commitment to teaching and learning in Higher Education.

Informal contact details:

Dr Steve Musson (Head of Department): s.musson@reading.ac.uk / 0118 378 7753

Dr Avril Maddrell (Associate Professor): avril.maddrell@reading.ac.uk / 0118 378 7756

The Department holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award and is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements which will be considered in line with business needs.