Lecturer in Interdisciplinary Literary Studies, Durham University

Applications are invited from outstanding candidates who have research and teaching interests in interdisciplinary literary studies, in an area such as (but not restricted to) digital humanities, literature and the environment, literature and visual culture, or cross-media narrative. The successful candidate will be expected to have an excellent research and teaching profile, commensurate with career stage, which will complement the English Department’s existing strengths. She or he will be able to make a significant contribution to undergraduate teaching, and to teach widely and flexibly across a range of periods and subjects. She or he may also be asked to contribute to postgraduate teaching and examining. This post offers an exciting opportunity to make a major contribution to the development of English’s interdisciplinary research and teaching and the successful candidate will demonstrate an outstanding level of expertise in both literary and interdisciplinary research.


Closing date: 20th November 2016. For further details click here.