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Jobs: University of St. Andrews, Art History Lecturer in Art History (Pre-1750)

University of St. Andrews, Art HistoryLecturer in Art History  (Pre-1750)  Ref: AC2042AC

University of  St Andrews
School of Art History, Salary: £39,324 – £48,327 per annum, Start Date: As soon as possible

We wish to appoint a Lecturer (Pre 1750) within the School of Art History.  You will be a scholar with a growing international research reputation in art or architectural history or a related field and a commitment to delivering high quality teaching within the field of art history (broadly defined). The successful candidate will be expected to have a range of interests, to be active in research publication that strengthens or complements those in the School and to be capable of teaching the subject to undergraduate and taught postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds.

Candidates should hold a PhD in a cognate discipline. Excellent teaching skills and an interest in promoting knowledge exchange are essential.  You should also have some familiarity with grant seeking processes in relation to research councils and other sources.

We encourage applicants to consult the Further Particulars and apply online at www.vacancies.st-andrews.ac.uk/welcome.aspx

However, if you are unable to do this, please call +44 (0)1334 462571 for a paper application form.

Informal enquiries can be directed to the Head of the School of Art History, Dr Julian Luxford – jml5@st-andrews.ac.uk

Closing Date: 24 April 2017                    
The University of St Andrews is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all, which is further demonstrated through its working on the Gender and Race Equality Charters and being awarded the Athena SWAN award for women in science, HR Excellence in Research Award and the LGBT Charter;  http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/diversityawards

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland (No SC013532)


AHRC Doctoral Studentship: Monastic Planning in Medieval Scotland


The collaborating partners in this project are the School of Art History of the University of St Andrews and Historic Scotland. The student will be based primarily in the School of Art History of the University of St Andrews.

The student will gather and collate the architectural, archaeological and documentary evidence for the wider precincts of Scottish religious houses founded between the revival of the Church in the early twelfth century and the Reformation in 1560. S/he will bring together a detailed body of information on the ways in which the houses of the various orders met their religious, social and economic needs in the buildings they planned and built for themselves.

The successful candidate for the studentship will have a first or good upper-second class degree in art history, archaeology or history, and preferably will be able to demonstrate an established interest in medieval architecture.

The commencement date of the award will be 1 October 2014

For more information on the parameters of this studentship, please see the following: Monastic PhD University of St Andrews

Further particulars are available from Mrs Margaret Hall (mgh5@st-andrews.ac.uk) or from Professor Richard Fawcett (rf41@st-andrews.ac.uk)

Applications should be submitted using the University of St Andrews normal PhD application form which is available from our website: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/admissions/pg/apply/research/

The closing date for applications is 1 April 2014, and interviews are likely to be held at a date between 28 April and 2 May 2014.