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|Ad Posted:||12/12/2012 to 1/16/2013|
|Institution:||KING'S COLLEGE LONDON|
|Location:||London, UK, London, UNITED KINGDOM|
|Position or Title:||Lectureship in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament|
|Start Date (estimated):||Fall 2013|
|E-mail Submission - Attn:||email@example.com|
|Description:||The Department of Theology & Religious Studies, King's College London, is seeking a Lecturer in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament to join an innovative, forward-looking and dynamic team with effect from September 1st 2013. This appointment builds upon the recent reestablishment of the historic Samuel Davidson Chair, to which Professor Paul M. Joyce was appointed in 2012.
The Department of Theology & Religious Studies at King's is a large, thriving and highly inter-disciplinary Department, specialising in the study of the three 'Abrahamic religions': Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Among the disciplines represented by its faculty are Theology, Philosophy, History, Anthropology, Sociology, Art History and Literary Studies. Areas of strength include the study of conviviality and conflict among religions in multi-religious and secular societies, and the study of religion in the arts, literature and film.
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses (modules) in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, including Hebrew language modules, and will contribute to the MAs in Biblical Studies, Jewish Studies and Abrahamic Religions. Teaching experience and evidence of a strong research and publications record are required, as is the commitment to the academic and institutional development of the study of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament in the Department.
The closing date for receipt of applications is January 18th 2013.
Salary: The appointment will be made, dependent on relevant qualifications, within the UK Grade 6 or 7 scale, currently £31,020 to £45,486 per annum plus £2,323 per annum London Allowance.
Post duration: Indefinite contract. Equality of opportunity is College policy.
For informal discussion of the post potential applicants may contact Professor Paul M. Joyce on 44 207 848 2057 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants should state reference number A6/AAT/1222/12/JM in the subject line of their emailed application. For further details, visit http://www.kcl.ac.uk/depsta/pertra/vacancy/external/pers_detail.php?jobindex=12617.|