Lecturer in French

Nottingham Trent University – School of Arts and Humanities
College of Arts and Science
Post Ref No: M2576
« 29,972 – »33,734 per annum
Grade: H
Campus: Clifton campus
Additional info – Fixed term contract for 23 months
Based in the School of Arts and Humanities, Clifton campus, this is a fixed-term appointment for 23 months with the possibility of renewal or transfer to a permanent contract. Research in the School is rich and diverse; with staff conducting internationally recognised and world leading research. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, 80% of research within the School was judged to be of international quality.
Researchers in the School work in collaboration with a range of scholars from across the academic community in Britain and Ireland, continental Europe, North America, Australia and the Far East. This has the benefit of creating a varied and dynamic research community with links throughout the world that enhance research and the experience of research students from around the world as well as feeding in to undergraduate and postgraduate curricula at Nottingham Trent University.
Applications are sought from candidates with research and teaching interests within any field of French Studies.
Candidates with developed research plans and a publication profile are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants should have a strong research background with evidence of the ability to publish in top international journals and should have the aptitude to teach to the highest standards at both undergraduate and master’s levels. Potential applicants are encouraged to visit the School’s website in order to ascertain current teaching areas and research strengths.
If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact:
Professor Nahem Yousaf via e-mail: nahem.yousaf@ntu.ac.uk
Professor Jean-Pierre Boule via email: jean-pierre.boule@ntu.ac.uk
Closing date: Thursday 09 February 2012
Further application details are available at www.ntu.ac.uk/vacancies<http://www.ntu.ac.uk/vacancies>. If you require documentation in alternative formats (e.g. Braille, large print) please contact us at job.vacancies@ntu.ac.uk
Please quote appropriate Post No. when applying or in the event of a query.
CVs will only be accepted when submitted with a fully completed application form.
Nottingham Trent University is committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity and we seek people who share those values.
Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. However, candidates who require sponsorship will not be appointed if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled settled worker is available as it is unlikely that Nottingham Trent University can demonstrate the UK Border Agency requirements for sponsorship have been met. For further information on this please visit the UK Border Agency website.