Lecturer in Conservation Studies

21 May 2013
13 Jun 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

UCL Qatar is seeking to appoint a permanent full-time Lecturer in Conservation to work with existing colleagues in contributing to teaching in conservation for the MSc in Conservation Studies and to undertake independent and collaborative research. The successful candidate should hold a PhD in Conservation or a related subject and have relevant teaching and research experience. The Lecturer will also develop specialised courses in conservation and should have a hands-on approach. The candidate should also have a positive attitude towards teamwork.

We welcome applications from specialists in Conservation of inorganic and/or organic materials. The post holder will be leading, conducting and publishing research of the highest standards
and wide international impact, as well as contributing to the development of UCL Qatar’s wider research and teaching strategies based on their own expertise. It is also expected that the post holder will play a role in other teaching duties, such as contributing to general study skills courses.

The post holder will also take on the (co-)supervision of forthcoming PhD and MSc theses in Conservation, whilst generally providing academic leadership and offering advice to colleagues, students and academic visitors in the field of conservation.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in Conservation or a related subject. The candidate should also have hands-on conservation experience in museums or archaeological sites.

The candidate will show evidence of significant completed research, which has been published or is likely to be published soon, with a suitable publication record sufficient for inclusion in the
forthcoming REF process.

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply please go to www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/jobs and search on reference number 1335319.

For any general enquiries about this post, please contact Stavroula Golfomitsou, email: s.golfomitsou@ucl.ac.uk

Closing Date: 13th June 2013.

Latest time for the submission of applications: 5 pm (GMT).

Any offer of employment will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
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