Lecturer (Education) in French Linguistics

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Fixed term contract

Salary See description

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1416378

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Lecturer (Education) in French Linguistics based in Belfast.


Lecturer (Education) in French Linguistics

Ref: 19/107505

School of Arts, English and Languages (AEL)

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland, with a distinguished heritage and history. With over 24,000 students, 3,700 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m, Queen’s University Belfast plays a unique leadership role in Northern Ireland. As a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities, Queen’s University Belfast combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos.

With 150 academic and support staff and over 1,200 students, the school of Arts, English and Languages has strong links with a wide range of industries in the form of collaborative projects and student placements. Our events include concerts, drama performances, readings, screenings and talks/conferences and the facilities used by the school are among the best in the UK.

We seek to appoint a Lecturer (Education) in French studies for a nine month period who will teach at undergraduate and post graduate level, and contribute to school administration/outreach activity.

Our five core values (Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Primary degree including at least Joint Hons or equivalent in French
  • Hold or about to complete a PhD in an area of French Linguistics
  • Evidence of language teaching experience at tertiary level
  • Ability to deliver research-led specialist teaching in French Linguistics at all levels of the curriculum
  • Ability to design course materials and to plan and organise the delivery and assessment of taught courses in French Studies
  • Ability to contribute fully to the French Studies Curriculum at UG and PG levels
  • Ability to contribute fully to the broader administrative activities of the subject area and the School of Arts, English and Languages

Further information about the School can be found at //www.qub.ac.uk/schools/ael/

Salary scale: £36,261 – £50,132 per annum (potential to progress to £53,175 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution)

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Closing date: Thursday 20 June 2019

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability 

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding