King's College London

Liberal Arts Early Career Development Fellow in History

Reference: THW/17/059639/000313
Salary Details: Grade 6, £32,958 to £39,324 per annum
Allowances: plus £2,623 London Allowance
Contract Type: Temporary/Fixed term
Contract Term: Full time

We are seeking a scholar in the Arts and Humanities with an interest in and commitment to interdisciplinarity in research and education and with a particular academic interest in History. Working in a multidisciplinary team, which will include four other Fellows newly appointed as part of the Liberal Arts Early Career Development Fellowship scheme, the Fellow will contribute to teaching, leadership, and pastoral support for the Liberal Arts BA, while having the opportunity to pursue research in their field.
This Fellowship is a career development post intended to provide a promising early-career academic with opportunities to develop as a teacher and researcher, and will include training and mentoring, and as such is non-renewable.

As appropriate, the Fellow will spend time during the second and third years of the Fellowship working on the development of a research grant application, to be held (if awarded) at King’s College London, either individually or (opportunity permitting) in collaboration with a senior colleague or team. Funding permitting, there may be a continuing opportunity for the Fellow to continue onto a fixed-term research role as defined by any successful grant proposal after the Fellowship concludes.

The selection process will include a presentation and a panel interview.

To apply for this role, please register to download and submit the specified application form.

Applicants are required to submit an academic writing sample of approximately 4,000 words on an aspect of their research. Please include this as an appendix on your application form.

Closing date: 26 March 2017

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If you have questions about this role, please contact: Helen Brookman, Email:,

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