The Geography programme in the School of Management and Social Science at St Mary’s University College, Twickenham, is seeking to appoint a Visiting Lecturer in Physical Geography. They are particularly interested in candidates who have research interests in glaciology and ecology and who would be able to make effective contributions to Level 2 and 3 modules in these areas. However, candidates with complimentary expertise in other areas of physical geography are also encouraged to apply. The role is particularly suited to candidates with some experience of teaching and an interest in developing their pedagogic skills.
The role primarily involves in the development and delivery of physical geography lectures, seminars and laboratory practical sessions for undergraduate students. You will be expected to set and assess work and liaise closely with the module convenor to ensure the smooth delivery of these modules.
It is envisaged that the workload will amount to 100 hours spread evenly between the first and second semesters, starting in September 2014. The current rate of pay for Visiting Lecturers is £34.49.
Enquiries are welcome from candidates who have gained a PhD or are expecting to in the near future. A minimum of a Masters degree and some experience of teaching is essential for this role.
If you are interested in the role, please email your CV and a brief explanation of your suitability for the role to firstname.lastname@example.org by 28 June 2013 at the latest. Informal enquiries can be directed to the same address.