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No 6170

Wednesday 2 December 2009

Vol cxl No 11

pp. 229–252

Vacancies, Appointments, etc.

Vacancies in the University

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Any job application submitted with a curriculum vitae should be accompanied by a Cover Sheet for Employment (Form PD18) which can be downloaded from, or may be obtained in hard copy from the advertising Department or Faculty.

University Offices

University Lectureship in Music Education in the Faculty of Education

The Faculty of Education is seeking to make an appointment to the post of University Lecturer in Music Education. The successful candidate will be expected to lead the highly successful P.G.C.E. initial teacher education and training programme in secondary music and to make significant contributions to the M.Phil. course in Education.

The Faculty is a leading national and international centre for educational research, teacher development and the study of education, is committed to the highest standards of research and teaching, and is a significant contributor to the improvement of educational policy and practice in partnership with schools and other educational agencies both in the UK and internationally. The successful candidate will be research active and have the potential to supervise doctoral students in their specialist field.

It is anticipated that the successful candidate will take up appointment on 1 September 2010. The salary will be in the range of £36,532 to £46,278 a year.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to the Head of Faculty, Mike Younger (email, tel. 01223 767611).

Further details, including criteria for recruitment and details of the application process may be obtained at or from the Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ (tel. 01223 767600). The closing date for applications is 8 January 2010. Interviews will take place on 22 and 23 February 2010. Please quote reference JR05946 when applying.

University Lectureship in Modern European History in the Faculty of History

The Faculty of History is seeking to make an appointment in the field of Modern European History with effect from 1 October 2010. The successful candidate will be required to have experience of teaching and research in the broad field of European History from c.1700 to 1815. Applications are particularly welcome from candidates who have research interests in more than one European country, or who specialize in the history of the French Revolution. The salary will be in the range of £36,532 to £46,278 a year.

Further particulars and application forms for the post can be downloaded from the Faculty’s website ( or may be obtained from the Secretary of the Appointments Committee, Faculty of History, West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9EF (tel. 01223 335350, email, to whom completed applications should be sent by 31 December 2009. Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Richard J. Evans FBA, Chairman of the History Faculty at the above address, or by email (

Election and reappointment


Professor Giancarlo Corsetti, B.A., Rome La Sapienza, M.A., New York, Ph.D., Yale, Pierre Werner Professor of Economics, European University Institute, Florence, elected Professor of Macroeconomics with effect from 1 September 2010.



It is regretted that one of the reappointments published on 26 November (Reporter, p. 259) was incorrect. The reappointment is as follows:

Head of Department

Spanish and Portuguese. Professor Alison Sinclair, CL, reappointed from 1 September 2009 to 31 December 2010.