Teaching Fellow in Religious Studies, University of Edinburgh -School of Divinity, College of Humanities and Social Science
Applications are invited for the position of Teaching Fellow in Religious Studies in the School of Divinity from candidates with expertise in at least two comparative religious traditions and theories of religion from the following: Islam, African Indigenous Religions, New Age and Paganism, Christianity.
The successful candidate will be expected to provide teaching to cover research leave in the Religious Studies Subject Area in 2014/15, and to take responsibility for designing and delivering course materials and assess student performance
The successful candidate must have a PhD in Religious Studies or equivalent, or must have submitted before taking up the appointment. They must demonstrate good teaching ability at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. A proven record of publications in related subjects will be an advantage.
The successful candidate will also contribute to the knowledge exchange and impact profile of the School by engaging in professional development, funding bids and other events for external audiences.
This is a full-time, fixed-term post available from 1 August 2014 to 31 May 2015.
Salary: £30,728 – £36,661 per annum
Closing Date: 5pm (GMT) on Tuesday 4th March 2014
Vacancy Ref: 025608