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St John's College, Oxford


Applications are invited from suitably qualified men and women for a College Stipendiary Lecturership in English. The appointment will be for three years, with effect from 1 October 1998, and requires twelve hours' teaching a week in Medieval English literature and language, the history of the English language from 1400 to the present, and Old English literature and language. The Lecturer will also be expected to share with the Fellows in English responsibility for organizing tuition for undergraduates reading English at St John's, and to take part in the College's admissions process. It is expected that the successful candidate will hold a doctorate or be close to completing one.

The salary will be on a scale of £16,045 to £17,606 a year and will be subject to revision in line with any general salary increases. The Lecturer will receive lunching and dining rights, together with entertainment and research expenses allowances, and will be provided with a teaching room in College.

There is no special form for applications, but candidates should supply full details of their career, teaching experience, research interests, and publications, together with the names of three referees, who should be asked to write directly to the College. Applications and references should be sent to the Academic Administrator, St John's College, Oxford, OX1 3JP, by 13 May 1998. It is anticipated that interviews will be held at the end of May.

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Cambridge University Reporter, 22 April 1998
Copyright © 1998 The Chancellor, Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.